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" Our eyes have been, perhaps, more defi- nitely fixed on the NEW UNI- VERSITY — the UNIVERSITY OF TOMORROW— that has been for so many years the dream of those who measure their personal success in terms of service to this institution. It has been the good fortune of the 1914 CORNHUSK- ER to be able to perform the office, not only of keeping this pleasant year of college life green in the memory, but of opening the gate- w ay looking toward this, the NEW NEBRASKA UNIVERSITY, that seems now so possible, at least, of actual attainment. Cornfjugfecr, 1914 MiiiiiiMiiiiiiiiiiiiriiuiiiJiiiHiiiniiiniiniiiiiiiMiimiiuin«iuiiniiiniuiiiiiniliniiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiimiiiiiiriiiiiHiiiiiiiiiiriiiiMiiiiii| la B ure; if me whole be good, V ach several part, QJay for its private blots, Jljorgivness gain. — Kingsley. }iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiintiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii(iiiiMiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii(iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiuiiiiiiiimrr (Coni!)tiBUfr. 1014 en[ ; iSk «iBKSMe » - N«ii ! i i3 " . HAT CITIES MEM HAVE DREAMED ! AND BUILDED OF HEWN STONE ON PLAIN AND HILL TILL MAN ' S HISTORIC SCRIPT IS STARRED AND SEAMED WITH IMAGES OF GRANDEUR THAT DO FILL DIM GENERATIONS WITH REVERBERANT AWE OF KINGS AND PEOPLES AND THEIR CITIES LAW! GREAT KARNAK WHICH TEHUTMES RAISED OF GRANITE OF SYENE AND RED PORPHYRY AND NUBIAN GOLD— AND O ' ER IT BLAZED TEHUTMES ' NAME, THE CONQUEROR ! BABEL OF THE EAST- RICH BABEL THAT DID LIE BY THE RIVERS OF PARADISE, LORD OF PEACE AND WAR . . . IN HER ORIENT MART THE FAIRSKINNED NORTHMAN MET THE SWART AND JEWELLED DAUGHTER OF THE SOUTH — AH, HONEY WAS HER MOUTH, AND HONEYED SONG WAS ALL HER BREATH ! AND HONEYED WAS THE TOMB WHEREIN THE SIREN CITY LAID HER SONS AT DEATH . . . KARNAK AND BABEL, AND SHE WHO GAVE THEIR DOOM TO EARTH ' S WIDE NATIONS — ROME, THE ETER- NAL! WHO SHOULD WITHSTAY HER ALL-IMPERIOUS MARCH . . . TODAY, THE BROKEN PILLAR AND THE RUINED ARCH PROCLAIM HER VANISHED SWAY. BUT WE SHALL BUILD MORE LASTINGLY THAN THEY! FOR WE SHALL SEAT IN TEMPLED MAJESTY, FRONTING WITH GATE SERENE THE DAWNING DAY, WHAT CITY DEEP-EYED PLATO SAW IN VISIONRY SUPERNAL- JUSTICE HER CORNER AND ALL HER LAW THAT WISDOM WHICH MUST BE THE GUIDE AND CROWN OF MORTAL DESTINY. H. B. A. I m- ' nllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllll Corntusber, 1914 IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIMIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ' -m I IIMIIMIII Illlllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllr: 9 cTVlap showing the distribution of students throughout the state. CornhiiBlsri, 1014 EDITOR ' S NOTE.— The passing of " House Roll 345 " by the Nebraska legislature in the spring of 1913, after a strenuous debate in both houses, made the new University of Nebraska a political and financial possibility. The question of locating the future University was, however, too strenuous a task for that deliberative body, and being unable to reach a satisfactory conclusion, they left that important decision to their con- stituents. TlWhether the funds accruing from the special one-half mill levy are to be expended in erecting buildings on an expanded city campus or upon the present farm site is the question confronting the voters of the state at the next regular election. In the following series of articles the Cornhusker presents with absolute impartiality the two alternatives, showing with the utmost accuracy and clearness exactly what build- ings are planned to be erected and which of the present buildings will be left standing in the new University campus according to the various plans of future development. Citp Campug Cxtens ion " S te- HE PLANS for University ■ Expansion were designed to fit two situations. One set shows how the buildings will appear and be arranged in case the people of the state decide that the University shall stay on the city campus and on land contiguous to it. The other set shows the University as it will appear if the people decide that all the colleges, with the exception of the College of Medi- cine, shall be consolidated at the State Farm. Each set is quite thorough and detailed, as the etchings show, and a description of them must follow the various features systematically. THE TWO DESIGNS COMPARED. Of the extension plan there are two layouts. Both layouts contemplate a campus twelve blocks in area extend- ing from R Street to U Street and from Tenth Street to Fourteenth Street. Both plans also contemplate essentially the same amount of floor space ; al- though the first layout of the extension plan distributes the room among thirty buildings, while the second layout shows the same amount of room dis- tributed among twenty-three larger buildings. In the first layout the main entrance to the campus is Twelfth Street, which remains an open drive- way as far as S Street and then ex- tends as a large open court a half a block on the east and west side re- spectively of Twelfth Street, as shown in the accompanying diagram. In the second layout the campus is bisected by Twelfth Street running all the way through to U Street. On the east half of the campus thus formed there is also an open court in the shape of the letter " T, " extending eastward from the junc- tion of Twelfth and S in front of the present Armory to Thirteenth Street and extending a half block north and south respectively on Thirteenth. From this general description of the two drafts of the extension plan it will be seen that the second layout differs from the first in three main particu- lars : it contemplates fewer and larger buildings than the first ; it plans a di- vision of the campus by Twelfth Street, and it shows a " T " shaped court lo- cated, not in the center of the entire campus, but in the center of the east half only. Cornijusifeer, 1914 Expanded City Campus J.1II1J.C «Cl Q. a Q ' Q Oiii g a. airg s LiUHxe cnoi The First Layout Fi ' aturinR the Central Court aiul Gardens (Cornf)UgUrr. 1014 THE FIRST LAYOUT. One advantage of the extension plan, much dwelt upon by supporters of the extension side of the University loca- tion question, is the fact that most of the present buildings of the city campus can be retained. The fact that many of our present buildings under the extension plan can be retained in about their present location will be brought out in the immediately forth- coming description of where each of the thirty buildings contemplated by the first layout is going to stand. As heretofore noted, the campus, un- der the first layout, is a solid rectangle, four blocks from east to west by three blocks from north to south. Beginning at the southwest corner of the rect- angle and going east along R Street are shown the present law building, the forthcoming building for the geo- graphical and geological sciences, the science laboratories, the driveway to the central court, the hall of economics and political science, the fine arts building and the hall of modern lan- guages. Beginning again at the west side of the campus, and going east just north of the buildings located above, are found the electrical engineering and physics laboratories, the first a new building and the second the present physical laboratory; the mathematics building, the central driveway, the his- tory building, the administration build- ing of the college of arts and sciences and domestic science hall. North of the last two buildings named, and east of the central court, above described, are the library and woman ' s building; while west of the central court and north of the electrical engineering and mathematics buildings are situated an administration building and the pres- ent mechanical engineering building. North of the administration building and the central court, going from west to east, is the following tier of struc- tures: sanitary engineering, mechanic arts, museum, journalism, biological of- fices and education. In its present lo- cation will remain the athletic field expanded a half a block to the east- ward. On the west side of the athletic field will be a long structure devoted to shops and storage, and east of the ath- letic field will be the armory and gym- nasium. Across a small court east of the armory will be the botany building and east of that, across a somewhat larger court, will be housed the depart- ment of philosophy. Beginning at the northeast corner of the athletic field and going east along U Street, are shown the four remaining buildings of the layout : men ' s club house, zoology, physiology and a teachers ' college high school. From this description of the first layout it will be seen that the buildings which will remain unaltered are the law building, the physics build- ing, the mechanical engineering build- ing and the mechanic arts building. THE SECOND LAYOUT. TWO CAMPUSES -THE FIRST CAMPUS. The second layout seems bolder and more pretentious in appearance. The buildings are fewer, larger and farther apart. The campus is bisected by Twelfth Street and the principal drive- way and central court are located in the east half of the campus. The main open spaces under the second layout are two: the athletic field in its present location and the central court occu- pying Thirteenth Street and a half a block on both sides of S Street. The rest of the campus is conveniently oc- cupied by buildings. On the west half of the campus will be found the en- larged chemistry building in the same location as the present structure. The classics will be housed in a new build- ing shown on the layout as occupying CornijMSifecr, 1914 Expanded City Campus 5iJ33Esr w ir " flac J ' V VOi The Second Layout The " Twin Campus " Plan " yxii (tornfniflihrr. 1014 the position now held by the admin- istration building, while to the north of the hall of the classics will be a large college of science structure and north of that a mathematics building. The following buildings are shown as situated where they now stand : the li- brary, the law building, the physics building (to which is adjoined a wing for electrical engineering), and the me- chanical engineering building. Facing T Street east of the mechanical engineer- ing laboratory are exhibited an archi- tectural and mechanical arts group of three buildings. South of this group be- tween the present location of Nebraska Hall and the chemistry building there is shown a new engineering building flanked on the east by a new admin- istration building. This plan, it will be noticed, involves the abandonment of the power house, the shops, Nebraska hall, the museum and the armory. All other buildings are shown to be situ- ated as described above. THE SECOND OR EAST CAMPUS. The east half of the campus, lying between Twelfth and Fourteenth Streets and R and U Streets, will, of course, be built up anew. As already stated, there is in the center of the plans for this half of the campus a large " T " shaped court which it is con- templated will be profusely adorned with fountains, herbs, grasses and flower beds. Between S and R on Twelfth Street is shown a modern lan- guage building. Facing R Street be- tween Twelfth and Thirteenth there would be erected, according to the sec- ond layout, a large and imposing museum and hall of fine arts. Facing Fourteenth Street, the eastern extrem- ity of the campus, and going north from R to U Streets are plotted the woman ' s building, the domestic science hall, the library, the history building, the economics building and the school of education. Adjoining U Street the plans show a building to be occupied as a teachers ' college high school with another building to the west, to be the zoological laboratory. The remain- ing structures, located in the east half of the second campus layout, are the political science and philosophy build- ings situated south of the zoology building and north of the " T " shaped court. The exact position of each of these buildings and their size may be pic- tured to one ' s self by the aid of the accompanying cuts. It only remains to be said of the second layout of the extension plan that it contemplates the abandonment of fewer of the buildings now existing than does the first layout. Consiolibation at tfje tate Jfarm XF THE people of the state at the next election decide that the colleges of the city campus should be consolidated with the Col- lege of Agriculture on the State Farm it means that the entire University with the exception of the College of Medi- cine, located in Omaha, will be found in the future at the State Farm. The plans for the consolidated campus, like those for the city campus extension, embrace two layouts : one showing a rectangular arrangement of the build- ings and the other showing a diagonal arrangement of the buildings. The size of the campus to be occupied by the entire University under the con- solidation plan is nine blocks east and west by seven blocks north and south, or an area of sixty-three square blocks Cornijusifecr, 1914 Consolidated on the State Farm Site III I 1 g POi Ha J ci ■ .r « C o|g dva ' j « ' 3 c|dl|cii, j a J Q ■; Laaiixs aicc The First Layout The Oval Court Cornljiighrr. U»14 in all. When all the structures shown on both layouts are erected there will not be mi ' ch land remaining for pas- ture and crops — a fact which has been greatly dwelt upon by some of the op- ponents of removal who believe that the state needs all the land now avail- able at the Farm for the purpose of experiments in agriculture. FIRST LAYOUT— THE OVAL COURT. The first layout of the extension plan shows six open spaces. The first is a large driveway extending from the present main entrance on Holdrege Street to a large open court, the sec- ond principal space, approximately two blocks in area, oval in shape and lo- cated about where the northermost grove of trees now stands. To the central court another broad and stately driveway is planned to extend from Thirty-third Street west of the Farm. A third passage-way cuts off the south one-third of the proposed consolidated campus by extending from Thirty-third Street east between the present agri- cultural hall and home economics building to the east end of the campus. At this point it intersects a second highway from Holdrege Street north to the northeast corner of the rectangle, where it turns diagonally northwest between five proposed dormitories for men. The remaining open space of the rectangular layout is the athletic field, shown on the plans as somewhat larger than our present gridiron and located in the north and east part of the rectangle. The center of all driveways, as well as the open court, by which college cam- puses are everywhere known and dis- tinguished, will be planted with grasses, shrubs and trees and the best creations of the landscape gardener. In number, size and distribution the buildings of the proposed consolidated campus will differ widely from the present grounds of the agricultural de- partments. Only four out of the fifteen of the buildings now on the campus are shown on both layouts of the consoli- dation plan: Agricultural hall, home economics building, plant industry building and the experiment station. Instead of the fifteen principal build- ings now on the Farm there are shown in the first layout forty-seven. In gen- eral these forty-seven structures will be somewhat larger and much closer to- gether than the present fifteen. So much different from the present cam- pus of the agricultural college will the proposed consolidated campus appear that the means for visualizing a com- parison are meagre. GROUPING OF BUILDINGS. Both layouts of the consolidation plan show the buildings arranged in groups. The University architects seem to have considered it more appro- priate to group together buildings of the same colleges and buildings of kin- dred courses of study. Entering the campus from the main Holdrege Street entrance — the same as the present en- trance — the first group seen by a vis- itor may be called the classical group. It occupies the southwest corner of the rectangle and contains the following buildings: a library and administration building fronting the entrance drive- way; a hall of the classics, west of the library and administration building; a hall of modern languages, northwest of the library and administration building, and a hall of mathematics northeast of the library and administration build- ing. Continuing northwest of the classical group is shown a woman ' s group em- bracing a domestic science building, a woman ' s gymnasium and five wom- an ' s dormitories. Looking east from the woman ' s dormitories the visitor Cornfjusifecr, 1914 will see a college of arts and literature group of four buildings with a history building, a political science building and economics building, and the build- ing for the school of commerce, each occupying a corner of a rectangle. East of the arts and literature group and across the main entrance driveway ex- tending north from Holdrege Street is the group shown on the plans as the college of science. It embraces a physics building with a physics lab- oratory east of it and a companion structure for chemistry north of the physics building with a chemistry lab- oratory east of it. Thus the college of arts and literature and the college of sciences are both rectangular groups of four buildings each. North of the literary and scientific groups is the oval court which will have the appearance of a miniature park. Looking west from the oval court are two rows of three buildings each, the first row to be occupied by the philosophy courses, and the second row by the works in education. Look- ing northwest from the oval court is a long structure shown on the plans as a teachers ' college high school. On the east and north the oval court is flanked by what might be called a fine arts group, and a visitor walking from the east to the north end of the court would pass the buildings of geology, fine arts, music and museum with an audito- rium in the rear. This combined museum and auditorium, after the com- bined library and administration build- ing, is the largest building on the first layout of the proposed consolidated campus and is situated at the northern terminus of the entrance driveway from Holdrege Street north, thus command- ing a full view of the rear of the library and administration building. Returning along the main entrance driveway from Holdrege Street to the classical group and starting eastward along the street which passes through the campus from east to west in the rear of the library and administration building, the visitor finds on his right the engineering group and on his left the biological group. Of the engineer- ing group, facing Holdrege Street, is the observatory and the shops, while north of these, in a line from west to east, are the following buildings: Archi- tecture, civil engineering, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering and laboratories. On the north side of the east and west driveway along which he is walking east the visitor will see the building of the biological group — physiology, zoology and bot- any in order. Of the remaining groups the college of agriculture is located in the north- east corner of the rectangle formed by the buildings of the first layout. The buildings of this group are located on the east and west side of a second or east driveway running north from Hol- drege Street driveway from that street. Going north along this passage-way are found on the west side of the road the horticultural building, the agron- omy building, the animal husbandry building and the veterinary science building. On the east side of the drive- way going north the visitor sees in or- der the horse barn, the sheep barn, the administration building and judging pavillion and the dairy. None of the buildings now occupied and used by the college of agriculture will be used and occupied by the college of agri- culture if University removal carries, and the first layout of the consolidation plan prevails. The college of agri- culture will be built anew. West of the agricultural cluster and east of the fine arts buildings is a men ' s group. It consists of an armory and gymnasium directly north of the zoo- CornfiiifiJirr. 1014 Consolidated on the State Farm Site Q- rj o rr O ' f - C V- ' £i -•?■ n - • The Second or " Diagonal Layout " Cornfiugfecr, 1914 logy building, an athletic field, hereto- fore mentioned and located, directly north of the armory and gymnasium, and five proposed dormitories for men located across considerable open space to the northeast of the athletic field. The dormitories are more or less set apart from the rest of the campus and form a distinct promontory to the rect- angle. This completes a fairly detailed ex- position of the first or rectangular lay- out of the consolidated campus plan. It should be borne in mind before passing to the description of the sec- ond or diagonal layout that a good many of the buildings and a good many of the improvements found on the plans and designated and described in this explanation may never come into existence. This description is only an analysis of the appearance of the first layout of the consolidation plan and is in no sense a prediction as to how the University of the future is going to look. If University removal does not carry, or if it does carry and some other plan, design or arrangement is adopted, then this description most certainly will not be of any educational or political interest. The point finally to be emphasized by anyone undertak- ing to describe these plans is that such a description purports only to explain the plans, and does not in any way indulge a suggestion as to how Uni- versity buildings will appear when the program of expansion is set in motion. THE SECOND LAYOUT. The second layout of the consoli- dated campus has the same dimensions and boundaries as the first. The main differences between the layouts are in the arrangement, groujiing and use of the buildings. While the size and shape of the several buildings of the two layouts arc not the same there is distributed through the forty-six build- ings of the second layout as much floor space as there is in the forty-seven buildings of the first layout. In a word, the distinction between the two de- signs is of architectural significance merely. The open spaces of the second or di- agonal layout are five in number. As in the first design, a driveway enters from Thirty-third Street east to a cen- tral court. There are also, as in the first layout, two entrance driveways from Holdrege Street north through the campus, the westerly or main en- trance driveway corresponding in loca- tion to the road that now passes be- tween agricultural hall and the experiment station. This driveway ex- tends to a large open court, the same as shown in the first layout, but rect- angular instead of oval shape. Extend- ing east from the library auditorium building, fronting the main Holdrep.e Street entrance driveway, is a third driveway dividing the shops from the buildings of the engineering and sci- entific colleges. Intersecting this road is the second or eastern Holdrege Street entrance driveway, which pio- ceeds diagonally from the intersection northwest to the central court and sep- arates the biological from the engineer- ing and scientific groujj of buildings. So conspicuous is this diagonal pass- age-way, with four imposing buildings lining each side, that the second lay- out is commonly identified as the di- agonal design. The arrangement of the buildings in the second or diagonal layout is also by groups. The groups of the second layout are not, however, the same as tiiose of the first. They include more buildings or fewer buildings as the case may be. Tiiey include different buildings and their relative position on the camjius is not the same as in the first layout. 20 ConiliiiSUrr. 1014 The first group, for instance, consists of one large building — the library audi- torium — fronting the main entrance driveway from Holdrege Street north. The combination of the library with the auditorium is a feature that meets with some opposition on the part of those who think the library should be quiet and hence isolated. The college of arts group, north- west of the library auditorium and west of the main central driveway from Holdrege Street, has six main build- ings. Going north along this drive- way a visitor passes the buildings of history, economics, English and mod- ern languages. North of the history building is the hall of political science, and west of the modern language build- ing is the hall of the classics. The open space between the buildings of this group is a floral court. West of the arts group is a woman ' s group. Due west of the political sci- ence building is a domestic science hall, north of that a woman ' s gym- nasium, and west of that two dormi- tories for women. The plan shows the dormitories as possible, not immedi- ately probable, structures. Northwest of the woman ' s group is a fine arts group of three buildings standing in a west-to-east row and con- sisting of music, fine arts and journal- ism halls. North of the fine arts row are the buildings of the educational group, with the teachers ' college high school due north of the fine arts build- ing and the hall of education east of the teachers " college high school. To the northeast of the education building is a building for the use of the philoso- phy department with five future dor- mitories for men shown as standing apart to the north and west. North of the rectangular central court, fronting the main entrance drive- way from Holdrege Street north, is a large building, comparable in size to the library auditorium building and oc- cupied by the men ' s club, armory and gymnasium. East and west of this structure are two buildings, uniform in size and shape, both shown to be occu- pied by the University museum collec- tions. North of the men ' s club-armory- gymnasium building is plotted the ath- letic field, completely surrounded by open country and a distinct promontory to the college groups. The architects in all the designs have consistently put the armory and gymnasium in the same group with the athletic field, and with the same group is usually shown in dim lines future dormitories for men. East of the rectangular central court are the law and administration build- ings, both smaller and loss imposing, and in less conspicuous places than they are shown by other designs. Going southeast from the central court along the diagonal driveway to the second or east Holdrege Street en- trance to the campus, the visitor sees to the northeast of the diagonal road the buildings of the biological group and to the southwest the laboratories of the engineering group. Among the biological buildings he passes in order the homes of physiology, biological administration, zoology and botany. Southwest of the diagonal road he passes in order the three following buildings, all in the hypotenuse of the engineering and scientific triangle : General laboratory, electrical engineer- ing building and a second general lab- oratory. Going west along the driveway ex- tending east from the library-audito- rium building the visitor passes a long line of shops to the south of him fac- ing Holdrege Street. On his right, north of the driveway, are located in order the mechanical, sanitary and civil engineering buildings. The third side Cornftusfeer, 1914 21 of the engineering and scientific tri- angle lies east of the main entrance driveway extending from Holdrege Street north to the central court. Go- ing north along this road one sees to the east of him in order the archi- tecture, geology, physics, chemistry and general engineering buildings. The final group consists of the seven buildings shown on the plans as in- tended for the use of the college of agriculture. This group is located east of the second or east Holdrege Street entrance driveway and the buildings stand north and south of the driveway entering east from the library-audito- rium building. South of the driveway the visitor going east sees in order the judging pavillion and the animal hus- bandry building. North of the drive- way he passes in order the agronomy building, the administration building, the veterinary science building and the horse barn. In conclusion it might seem that the grouping in the second or diagonal lay- out is more distinct and logical than in the first or rectangular layout. It would appear that a person, traveling through the campus and seeing one group and one building after another, would re- tain a belter mental picture of the di- agonal campus than the rectangular campus. The rectangular layout, on the other hand, would seem to give a more fixed impression of the campus as a whole and add to its attractiveness as a large group of institutional buildings. The architectural advantages and dis- advantages of a consolidated campus following each layout are thus about the same. Finally, it should be remembered that the above exposition describes only the plans and utters no prophesies or predictions as to how the future expanded University will appear. 22 CoinlHiskn . 1014 Slouge laoll 345 HE QUESTION of what to do ■ jwith the State University was the most perplexing problem which faced the Legislature of 1913. The issue came to them as a legacy from the previous session, where little had been done toward its solution. The schools of thought were well repre- sented in the messages of the outgoing and incoming governors. The former advised removal, while the latter fav- ored expansion on the present campus. The bill around which most of the debate was centered and which was finally passed was House Roll No. 345. It was introduced by four members jointly and provided for extension on land adjacent to the present campus. January 24th is the date of its first ap- pearance. After second reading the bill was referred to the Committee on Univer- sity and Normal Schools, and consid- ered by them until about the middle of February. At that time they reported that they favored placing it on general file, but with a very important amend- ment. This amendment came in re- sponse to an offer by Lincoln, and provided that the city of Lincoln should pay all over $200 necessary to purchase the real estate necessary to extension on a city campus, and that the state should assign to the city of Lincoln all income from property until that property should be used in the process of expansion. The House passed the bill, with the exception of this amendment. It was no doubt their wish to keep the school free from any interests not vested in all the people alike. But in the Senate the bill received a new trimming. That body, consist- ently pro-removal from the beginning, de clared their willingness to create the fund, but insisted that it be used in building the University on the State Farm. This idea it incorporated in its amendments. Thus the bill which left the House a bill for University Exten- sion, came back a bill for University Removal. About this time in the session some member moved that since the Legis- lature was in deadlock on the question it be submitted to the people at the next regular election. The House very wisely voted this down. Their action shows a desire to solve the question, and not a tendency to shift responsibil- ity at the first opportunity. No sooner was the action of the Senate reported back to the House than they voted not to concur in the Senate amendments. But a committee was appointed to confer with a similar committee from the Senate and submit amendments to which both bodies could agree. On the last day of the ses- sion, when no other solution was possi- ble, the committee agreed that the problem should be submitted to the people, and their action was endorsed by both houses. The provisions of the bill as it now exists as a law are for the creation of a fund for the University of Nebraska. This fund is to be known as the " Spe- cial University Building Fund " and is made up of the proceeds of a tax of three-fourths of a mill on the grand assessment roll of the state. This tax is to run for six years, beginning with 1913 and ending with 1918. No pro- ceeds of this tax shall be expended " until the electors of said state have had an opportunity under the initiative to express their choice as to the future site of the colleges of said University. " The question is submitted to the peo- ple under the following ballot : " Shall all the colleges of the State University, excepting the College of Cornijuaifeer, 1914 23 Medicine, be consolidated as soon as practicable on the farm campus, " or " Shall the colleges of the State Uni- versity, excepting the College of Agri- culture and the College of Medicine, be housed in buildings located, or to be located, on the present city campus and on land contiguous thereto. " There is a section of our state con- stitution which provides that if a ma- jority of those voting on a proposition submitted under the initiative shall favor its adoption, providing such ma- jority shall constitute 35 per cent of the number voting at said election. What effect this provision will have on university removal, in case the re- quired per cent do not vote one way, is unknown. But the law does not re- quire that the people express their choice. It merely provides that they shall be given the opportunity to do so. There is nothing, therefore, to prevent the next Legislature ' s appropriating the money as they see fit, if the people do not decide. And unless the election is very close the Legislature would probably decide the way the majority voted, whether that majority be the re- quired 35 per cent or not. Nebraskans are assured, therefore, of a wonderful growth of the State University in the near future. It will not be material which way the people vote as far as the amount spent is con- cerned. Whether in the country or in the city, the one promise of the future is — a greater and more splendid uni- versity — the " New Nebraska. " A 1 ■ " ' i l . ' i- J kWfl lA x ...- r-- ' ' ! 24 Cornfjiislirr. 1014 ®: Cije ileltins $ot .EGISTRATION week is a unique event. All is chaos. Students are swarming through the multitudes of " committees. " Oth- ers are crowding into line to interview professor or advisor. Still others are waiting to pay their fees and breathe that sigh of relief which marks the completion of the process. Some are gathered in small groups discussing their summer ' s employment and com- paring the schedules of their next semester ' s work. Many of this mass of humanity are here for the first time. It is not diffi- cult to distinguish them from the oth- ers. They are noticed wandering about in a bewildered fashion. In their minds wondering if they will ever feel as much at home in this surrounding as some of those about him seem to feel. The people of the throng in which the freshman finds himself are from many parts of the land. A large num- ber come from Omaha, with its surg- ing, metropolitan society. The idea of four years of life in Lincoln, with its restricted opportunities for action does not appeal to them. Others come from those portions of the state having their towns of a few thousand inhabitants. The excitement of life in the city and work in the school is a change that by them has been anticipated with a great deal of pleasure. Still others come from the far western part of the state and their pilgrimage to the Capital City opens to them a new world. The ideals and motives of the stu- dents are many and varied. Some come to the institution with the inten- tion of doing only enough work to make fraternity, stay in school and concentrate their attentions on the so- cial world. Others choose to crowd into their minds all the learning possi- ble, and attain that dizzy height of scholarship marked by the Phi Beta Kappa key. Some bring with them the outline of a definite career in medicine, law or engineering, which they intend to follow to the letter. There are even those having nothing definite in mind to do, but come to take a general course with the intention of determin- ing after more experience what their life ' s work will be. In ideals, therefore, as well as in geography, the freshmen are repre- sentative of the old society of Nebraska. The outstate freshman is unacquainted with Omaha, and regards the metropo- lis as embodying all evil qualities found in areas of congested population. The student from the city in his turn tends to underestimate and slight the " green " brother from the west. By way of ideals, the society-loving individual cannot see the necessity of loading one ' s mind with useless facts and theories, and the scholarly mind cannot see the attraction of a shallow, hypo- critical society. But what is the effect of our years of life at Nebraska University? Per- chance some serious P. B. K. candidate draws some light " society jane " for a room-mate. As time passes, each comes to share more the view of the other. In fraternities and societies, in activi- ties and politics, in classes and ath- letics, there takes place a commingling of men and ideals which has no parallel in any American institution. The re- sult is a spirit of generous co-operation so necessary to the life of a great com- munity like the state of Nebraska. Thus does the University become a great " melting pot, " a city en minia- ture, adjusting countless irresponsible units to form a great interdependent, co-operative society. Cornljusfeer, 1914 25 IDormitorics in tijc Jlctu ZUmUcrsitp The decline in solidarity and broad personal acquaintance in our student body is a matter of regret to all friends of the University. " Class spirit, " which formerly prompted such fervid demon- strations of Freshman. Sophomore. Ju- nior and Senior loyalty, has faded away with the advance of the free elective system, and now exists mainly in the patter of politicians. Perhaps on ac- count of this decreasing tendency to identify one ' s self with a class has come the lowering of college spirit, which has gone on at nearly the same rate. The undergraduates appear to be be- coming intensely individualistic and self-centered, and more and more unwilling to sacrifice their personal comfort for the interest of the whole student body. People who want to see more school spirit aroused have offered varying plans for the purpose, among these be- ing the single ta.x, whose object is to compel more support of student activi- ties; the all-University 50-cent dance, to promote greater democracy in social affairs: and lately, the student council, which, it is thought, will force under- graduates to assume the responsibility for the management of such matters as afTect the whole student body. Excellent as these devices may be in their way, some of us believe the most effective remedy for our torpidity would be dormitories. At present we live scattered all over the city, and as a recent graduate has said, at the blow- ing of the 5-o ' clock whistle the student body breaks into a thousand fragments. Personal acquaintance, through which alone an esprit de corps can be cITectcd, can be developed on the campus only a little way. The cliques which divide us. 26 Coi-nI)us(l{ft-. 1014 and absorb the loyalty which should belong to the college, are largely the result of a too limited acquaintance; and this limited acquaintance is in a good measure due to nothing more than lack of opportunity for closer associa- tion. A student community life, there- fore, seems to us the best foundation for academic solidarity. In the absence of action by the Uni- versity fathers to provide the needed dormitories for the whole school, the fraternities and other boarding clubs have offered a partial solution of the problem. Unfortunately these organi- zations contain but a minority of the students. A frat house accommodating fifteen to twenty-five undergrads of all classes, situated from two to ten blocks from any other such lodge, gives a very limited opportunity for real dormitory life. Nevertheless, the thirty establish- ments of this kind which have sprung voluntarily into being, are giving a fel- lowship that would be impossible in only independent boarding and room- ing houses. The fraternities as they exist now, in fact, have been practically called into being by the need of board- ing clubs. The communal life, which at present they alone offer, is, perhaps, sufficient justification for their exist- ence at Nebraska. If our University is to serve all the people of the state on equal terms, it must provide quarters where, at a mod- erate cost, as many as desire may live. The dormitory benefits, now confined to fraternities, must be given to all, re- gardless of the peculiar qualifications which make men desirable to the Greeks. When this is done our gradu- ates will have a clearer understanding of the state ' s problems and a greater store of priceless college friendships. We do our best work when we work together, and we work together best when we understand each other. Corntjugber, 1914 27 Jourualisin TT HAT WAS the color of Cleo- 1 I Ipstra ' s hair? How could Omar V M X Khavam as poet sing so witch- ingly of grapes and kisses and yet as astronomer royal keep azimuth and ze- nith unfalteringly separate? What lan- guage did Balaam ' s ass speak? Why did Shakespeare leave his wife only his second best bed? Was Ulysses a nature fakir? These and a thousand equally impertinent, insistent and tantalizing riddles has history left as its heritage. And all because the gentle but per- sistent art of the reporter did not come to full flower until almost within our own time. It is hard to be patient when we think how much the human race has been allowed to forget; all because what was local gossip was not permitted through the transmuting elixir of linotype, printers ' ink and wood pulp to become cosmic gossip. But my common-sense reader, yet with a romantic turn to his imagina- tion, will here interrupt me: Is it not far better that it should be so, that all these lesser details should have been swallowed by hungry forgetfulness? Is it not enough to know that Cleopatra ' s hair, whatever its color, played sad havoc in the Roman Empire? The hand of Omar may have been unsteady as it struck the lute, but the verses were true. Balaam ' s ass may have spoken Bohemian, for all we care, but it did bring about an " entente cordiale " with the peppery old prophet. And Ulysses from his success with the gape- mouthed Phaecians may have hazarded too much on the credulousness of pos- terity, but he told a curious tale inter- larded with much interest. Besides do not all these lapses from our present standards of journalistic garrulity allow a most abundant opportunity to a high aspiring imagination? Are not airy conceits of Cleo])atra better than the real Cleopatra who must have had colds and " tantrums " that jjrobably tried the patience of even Mark An- tony? Who would exchange the Cyc- lops for a common herdsman upon whose possessions the erring Greek laid violent hands, or Scylla for a common- place eddy? And even Shakespeare ' s second-best bed has permitted at least one German critic to point a moral and adorn a tale. Poetry, romance, is an aerophyte: it thrives on a plentiful lack of such solids as are furnished by enter- prising reporters and city editors. Regret it or not regret it, there was very little effort at journalism in the past — and there is not much but jour- nalism in the present. If what philoso- phers say be true that life as a whole is a ceaseless flux of becoming, an ever- treading of fact and incident upon the heels of fact and incident, a variety show with a continuous performance and never a curtain, then it is not diffi- cult to find an explanation for the popularity and the necessity, yes, and even for the perplexity of the modern newspaper. If the living world be but a chaotic, mad, clamorous dance of inci- dent galling the knee of event, a cosmic tango if you please, then that report of life must be truest to life i nto which events, tragic or comic, dull or thrill- ing, pathetic or humorous, saintly or abysmal, are all willy-nilly mingled, without table of contents, index, or er- rata ; and what is this but the ideal of journalism? If life, as the philoso- phers have it. is a cosmic dyspepsia, so also is its nearest record, the newspa- per. And to know life, second-hand, all one need to do is to follow the curious researches of its closest students, the keen-scented reporters. But out of this journalistic melange, which tells of our modern C ' copatras more than the color of their hair, and more of our Balaams ' faithful beasts than that they spoke, and to which the lives of our modern Shakcspcarcs and Ulysses are no mystery even to their slightest details, out of the mod- em newspaper has come more good 28 CornliiisUn. 1014 than the mere satisfaction of our cosmic curiosity. For out of it has come the latest child of our literary tradition, the modern short story and the mod- ern novel. If one excuse were needed to justify the labors of our much re- buffed but secretly much courted re- porters, if we turn with an irritated cui bono from the hecatombs of vicari- ous trash they offer daily to their still unappeased goddess, the excuse or the answer is not far to seek. They do incite a curiosity about life; and it is this same curiosity, which, carried to a higher field, has given us Tom Jones, Vanity Fair, Barchester Towers and David Copperfield. The reporter sows the seed which the novelist reaps. And college journalism. There is such a thing, even outside of the emi- nently practical problem of furnishing the fitting nutriment for future star reporters and city editors. For the col- lege is a play within a play, a small eddy moved by its own forces in the stream of life. And in this little play, in this eddy, events tread on each oth- er ' s heels with the same aimless, irri- tating insistence as in the whole of which it is a part. There are small Ulysses, Shakespeares, and, save the mark, perhaps Omars, Cleopatras and even Balaam ' s bi-syllabic beast. It were a pitty, were our curiosity con- cerning these and their doings and say- ings not aroused, and an interest in college life not stirred. For out of this curiosity, this interest, and out of this alone, can grow that thing which most exalts a college, a true college spirit which finds itself only when embodied in a college literature. Football vic- tories, Olympics, cotillions, mass meet- ings, freshman caps, are of no avail to create this spirit until they have once fitted into a literary tradition. And the seed for this tradition is sown daily, silently, persistently by our curious col- lege reporter who dares to look college life in the face and record its features. p. M. BUCK. Jr. in cfjool of journalism tf ' oURNALISM is a profession ( I which is rapidly taking its . ' place among the practical courses offered by the universities of the country. It is still in its infancy — as the saying is concerning innovations which are not yet established and be- come recognized. Yet it is coming through the same criticism that was leveled at the teaching of law, medi- cine, engineering, and other practical courses. These had to go through a trial stage, meeting the objections of the old-timers in the professions who believed that they " could not be taught. " So it is with journalism. Some successful newspaper men op- pose teaching the subject, on the ground that it is not a subject which can be taught — it has to be learned in the press room, on the " runs, " on the desks, and with the roar of the press and the odor of ink at hand. But these men are giving way to the college- trained journalists who know the theory of news service as well as the practice, know the business methods of the newspaper office and have the experience of trained men at hand to substantiate their judgments. Necessarily the law of supply and demand must show that there is a real need for a school of journalism. If there are no students in Nebraska who would avail themselves of the course when it was offered there would be no object in its installation. If the grad- uates of the course could not get posi- tions and there was no demand for their services, then it would be a waste of time to consider it. But there is every reason to believe that there is an actual need for the school as well as a demand for the product. On the staffs of the Daily Nebraskan, the Cornhusker and the Awgwan there are always men — sometimes women — CornfjuSfeer, 1914 29 who feel the call and power of the press. This in spite of the fact that there is no course of instruction to guide them and to develop their talents at present. Their number would be in- creased if the opportunity and impetus was given. On the other hand it would be possible to name a long list of Ne- braska graduates and former students who are at present making good with some publications — newspaper, maga- zines, advertising agencies. Graduates of the journalistic courses of other uni- versities find positions awaiting them with metropolitan journals, in the newly developing field of country jour- nalism, or in other positions where trained men are needed. The universi- ties have made this an era of trained men, and now the journalists should have the opportunity of benefitting by the corps of specialized instructors, the critical atmosphere of the class room, and the practical viewpoint given by study in a professional school. The introduction of a course in prac- tical journalism would necessitate very little change in the present general course of study. The journalistic course is primarily founded upon litera- ture, rhetoric and commerce, and there are strong departments for these sub- jects at the present time. It would be necessary to complete the course by offering special work in such subjects as " news gathering, " " writing, " " edi- torial policy, " " history of the news- paper, " " advertising, " " business man- agement, " and so on, depending upon the extensiveness of the course planned. This could be handled by one man, taking a chair in journalism in the de- partment of rhetoric. The school could be developed as the need be- came evident, once the course of study was organized and directed by an in- structor in journalism. Once established a department or school of journalism would play an im- portant part in the life of the univer- sity. Aside from training men for their chosen profession it would be a prac- tical addition to the existing depart- ments. It would form a nucleus of men of similar literary tastes and capa- bilities. They would be interested in maintaining high standards in the stu- dent publications. The present disor- ganized system of reporting for the Daily Nebraskan could be discontinued for an efficient system based upon credit and class room supervision. While the editors of the various publi- cations would not necessarily be jour- nalistic students, they could have well- trained assistants. Furthermore, in the event of the establishment of a uni- versity press, which would take care of the general and departmental print- ing which is now done by contract, the department could be used to the ad- vantage of the university, at the same time giving the students more thor- ough and practical instruction. A strong department of journalism would meet what seems to be a genuine need at Nebraska. Such a course has been tried and found successful at other institutions, and there is a definite demand for its establishment here. It deserves consideration, then, among the other needs of a greater Nebraska. ItlllltllMinilllllHIIIItllllllllllltllHIIIimiMlllinllllllllllUIIHIIIIIMIIMItllllllllllllllllllllKIIII Cornfuistferr. 1014 jTaim CHE PEOPLE of Nebraska should be very proud of the State University Farm, not only from the standpoint of the ex- periment station itself, but also because of the beautiful school campus which is situated on it. In summer this campus is one of the most beautiful places in the state and is fast becom- ing one of the first places to be visited by tourists when passing through Lin- coln. The " Farm Oval, " extending be- tween the two rows of large, artistic buildings, lends an effect very pleasing to the eye and gives one the impression that this surely would be a delightful place in which to study. And one is still more impressed with this fact when he meets and talks with the genial " farm " professors who are al- ways very willing to impart informa- tion pertaining to their individual lines of work. The fact that this is a pleas- ant and profitable place to study is proved by the increasing number of students who register in the School and College of Agriculture each succeeding year. A point which is not clear in the minds of a great many is the distinc- tion between the School and the Col- lege of Agriculture in the University. The school is of high school standing, and the students attending it take all their work on the Farm campus. The courses given are quite typical of the high school, interspersed with good courses in agriculture. The school term lasts from November to April, allowing the students, who come mostly from farms of Nebraska, to help their par- Cornfjusifeer, 1914 M ents on the home farm in the summer. The courses in the school include sev- eral in home economics, which are be- coming very popular. A large percent- age of the graduates of the School of Agriculture return to the farms of the state and help a great deal in improv- ing agricultural and home conditions in their communities. The College of Agriculture on the other hand is in the University proper, and has the same standing as the other colleges in the University. The stu- dents registered in the College of Agri- culture, with the exception of the Freshmen, take all their work, except that pertaining to agriculture, on the " down town campus. The " Ag. " stu- dents appreciate this very much, as by this arrangement they are enabled to take work in the various departments of the University, while at the same time carrying on their work at the " Farm. " ' and are enabled to mingle with the students in the other colleges of the University. The men and women in the College of Agriculture take a lively interest in University activities and the " Ags " are well represented in athletics. The College of Agriculture is grow- ing rapidly, and without doubt in a few years will be one of the largest in the University. The teaching of agricul- ture in Nebraska is comparatively new, but with fast improving methods and new ideas it is going to become not only a larger issue in the schools of the stale, but also in the other activities of the slate. The success, so far, of the University Stale Farm and its activi- ties, is surely a step in the right direc- tion, and agricultural education in Ne- braska seems to be on the highway leading to very marked improvement in the fulure. 32 CornfnisUrr. 1014 Mnibergitp l eefe C ' ' hE state University is es- jsentially the creature of the ' people. It is kept alive vi ith their money and is subject to their control. It is therefore natural that they should feel something more than a passing interest in its welfare and progress. But there are reasons why a certain per cent of the people have received a wrong impression of the school. Prob- ably some promising young man has returned to their community from here a total failure. He is, perhaps, the only one to so return out of twenty from the town, but he is remembered while the others are forgotten. It was to the Uni- versity he came, and of course the Uni- versity is to blame for his unfortunate mistakes. Again, the newspaper accounts of what is going on are very misleading scure corner, while unsavory pranks are written up in glaring head lines. This leads the people to believe that the undesirable is in the great majority at our institution. The number of people who have this idea are sufficiently large to work a considerable damage to the school. The attendance is cut down and the appropriations are more difficult to get. For these reasons all will consider a cause worthy which has as its object the correction of the false impressions of the school existing throughout the state. " University Week " has this as one of its primary objects. This institution is merely a week of entertainment fur- nished to a town by University talent. The authorities of the extension de- partment of the University will con- tract with the authorities of the town to to the readers. There is custom existing for reasons more or less obvious whereby news items of debates, con- certs, plays and other commendable activities are crowded into some ob- fur- nish them with this en- tertainment at cost. The town may make its ' : own arrangements for col- lecting the cost. By way of illustration we might sug- gest the following as a typical program : On Monday night. Dr. Condra with his movies of university life: on Tuesday CornijuSfeer, 1914 •33 night, the Cadet Band, with an enter- tainment such as they gave on their recent tour; on Wednesday night, the debating teams in a discussion of some important question of the day ; on Thursday night, the Glee Club in one of their harmony festivals; on Friday night, the Dramatic Club in some play such as the " Servant in the House. " During the day appropriate lectures on civic and home subjects by members of the faculty could be supplied. What would be the effect of this week of entertainment? Dr. Condra ' s lecture would show the people what the University does when at work. The other programs would show them the profitable outside activities open to the student. The logical result is the cor- recting of the erroneous impressions of what we really are. With this correc- tion will come the increased attendance and more liberal appropriations. But there are other benefits that we can but mention here. Think of the pleasure such a week at the end of the school year would furnish! The expe- rience to those proving themselves capable of taking part would be invalu- able. It would mean added stimulus to representative University activities. It would furnish the people of the state with a very profitable line of amuse- ment at nominal cost. It would help to give the people the benefit of the most progressive ideas of their institu- tion of learning. Before this book is in the hands of The students must put the best they been taken to secure the adoption of " University Week. " When it is adopted it must be made a success. The student must put the best they have into the work. In so doing they will be doing more for their Alma Mater than her greatest football war- rior. Help popularize Nebraska Uni- versity ! Docational Craining in tijc ' Mvts College If a Fresliman should come to our University with the innocuous inten- tion of acquiring a liberal education before specializing in professional or technical work, and if he, in the fur- therance of that purpose, should enroll in our College of Arts and Sciences, this Freshman would discover before receiving his scholarly label, Artium Baccalaurus, that he had cherished an impossible ideal. Of course, he would have the sym- pathy of some impractical professors in this College, who still believe that the function of a liberal education is to give a well-balanced, sane conception 34 (Cornlnishrr. 1014 of the ordinary affairs of life, rather than a capacity for " doing things. " He would hear such a teacher occasionally say that it is at least equally important for us to find out why we should build bridges as to learn how to build them; that if we measure civilization in terms of material progress, our development will be certainly lop-sided. But the more modernized teachers of those sub- jects, each of which is supposed to con- tribute to intellectual culture and broaden the spiritual horizon, insist on giving to all comers slow, detailed, technical courses intended primarily to train specialists. Set out to learn some of the essential facts of ancient and modern world his- tory and you will encounter an admir- able course in training for historical research. Go into chemistry or the bio- logical sciences to obtain a general knowledge of the natural forces and you are met by a mass of facts which are chiefly of value only to the scien- tists. Try modern languages and you find yourself in teachers ' courses. Go into economics or sociology and they ' ll try to make economists or social serv- icers of you. English literature is rep- uted to depend for its subsistence on word-counting, and rhetoric seems in some cases to be presented as an end in itself. One who attempts to find out what philosophy is will discover it means here brain anatomy, metaphysics and logic, illuminating the history of human thought tremendously — if you know enough about them. Mathemat- ics and the classics, those two strong- holds of liberal education — what does anything short of an intensive study of these add to the sanity of our judg- ments? The difficulty of securing a liberal education, a well-balanced conception of the ordinary affairs of life, in our Arts College, seems to be due to voca- tional training by so many of the pro- fessors in charge of the various sub- jects. It should be sufficiently obvious that a student in college can thorough- ly master only one or two of the de- partments of learning that he finds open, and it ought likewise to be clear that nothing short of a little general knowledge of all the other branches will make him an educated man. Since we cannot expect every student to do intensive work in every department in the College, and as we would hardly admit that intensive work in one or two departments is enough, then it seems that each department should provide, in addition to the technical or " vocational " courses for its specialists, a general course with about a year ' s work, offering to the non-specialist a comprehensive survey of the contribu- tion that branch of learning has made to civilization. Only by existence of such courses in all departments can a student in four years acquire his heri- tage of the wisdom of the ages. Cornf)U£(feer, 1914 35 Pji J[?cta ixappa ?EI)frt Ijas alUiaps brtii somt baWv misbirrcttb trilitism o( Iht hialirst lionorarp so (itti III tl]c iUnibtrsitP. iCIit p. IS. Xi ' s. art not siicb a bab lot, accorbiiig (o iHr. Cichtiison. nor tiitirelp unbrstrbing a( (aborablr rrcognition. XT IS not an easy matter to cor- rectly estimate the present day value of the literary society which T. Jefferson founded nearly 140 years ago. Plenty of college graduates are to be found, both members and non-members, who declare that it is entirely useless; though it is observed that members seldom fail to display, in a fairly conspicuously place, the key. In the undergraduate section, how- ever, it is likely that most students would like to be candidates for it, and probably not many would fail to take the required classics or mathematics if they thought their general average was high enough to justify hopes. Many persons who have made the society are firmly convinced that it is a mighty influence on student ideals: and many who have failed to make it assert that membership is superior to all other student honors or achievements. A certain commercial value in the little watch charm, especially to prospective teachers, is generally admitted. Applied to individual cases, any of these points of view is without doubt well substantiated; concerning the soci- ety ' s general influence they are each and all incomplete. The worth of a Phi Beta Kappa depends entirely on the way it is obtained. High grades and a superficial knowledge of Latin or trigo- nometry do not of themselves signify scholarship; consequently some stu- dents are elected because they have used criminal cunning in the selection of easy courses. So far as such mem- bers are concerned, the society clearly serves no useful purpose. Some there are, on the other hand, who supplement whatever of natural ability they may possess with diligent study throughout their college course, and thereby attain some of the elements of an education. To such students membership in Phi Beta Kappa comes as a recognition of faithful and efficient efforts toward scholarship, and insofar as it has encouraged those efforts it is an influence toward high ideals in the student body. Every organization that has as yet been devised to reward merit, so far as I know, has been invaded by the strat- egy of the unmeritorious; but such an organization fails to be useful only when in the latter class falls the ma- jority of its members. From my acquaintance with the seniors who re- ceived P. B. K.s this year and with other members of former years, it seems to me that nearly all have been serious and industrious students, and that the undeserving are a rather insig- nificant minority. The qualifications are somewhat ar- bitrary and mechanical, it is true, and undoubtedly many persons of high worth are excluded by them; yet even a grocer hiring a delivery boy would prefer, other things being equal, the lad who had received high grades in school. Phi Beta Kappa signifies a consistent record covering three and a half years, including certain " re- quired " subjects which demand ardu- ous and fruitful labor; therefore I believe that its membership deserves and receives consideration as an in- dication of superior aptitude and in- dustry. 36 Conilmsliri, 1014 Wi)t Hlunocents; r HE INNOCENTS is an honor- ■ jary Senior society which per- petuates itself by electing, to- ward the close of the school year, the thirteen juniors who have given prom- ise of the greatest influence in the up- building of college spirit. Drawing its members from all branches of school activities, the body endeavors to be representative of the whole school, rather than of a faction or a profession or a clique. The peculiar machinery of election used and the diversity of interests of the members tend strongly to prevent " log-rolling " in the selec- tion of junior candidates. Election to this society is therefore held up as a worthy goal to the underclassmen. The work of the Innocents is carried on very quietly and unostentatiously, it being the purpose to influence and per- suade, rather than to command, the whole student body to work for move- ments tending toward a bigger and broader Nebraska. Such was the ideal, at least, of the founders. How far the reality has fal- len short of it may hardly be taken from the word of a single individual, nor be judged by a few acts of the so- ciety. Considerable adverse criticism has been expressed to the effect that by it nothing is accomplished. In this criticism the facts are unfortunately often obscured by ignorance on the part of one who is not a member, or, by craving for individuality at any cost, on the part of one who is a member. Perhaps the rallies, torch-light parades, freshman convocation, Cornhusker ban- quet, arrangements for the debate, and investigation of such projects as fresh- man caps, single tax, student council and provisions for social life in the new University plans are rather insignifi- cant feats for thirteen rather more than commonly efficient seniors, but these are carried out, with little noise and a minimum of personal advertis- ing. Perhaps one reason why the Inno- cents ' activities are not greater is the vaguesness of their delegated author- ity, the indefiniteness which has seemed to some good reason for the founding of a student council, with special, con- crete jurisdiction. Another might be the dearth of real school spirit, the sel- fishness and inertia which make it so difficult to get support for any under- taking which promises to benefit the whole school, but not particularly the immediate movers. But two weak- nesses certainly do appear to be in- herent in the society and scarcely to be avoided. One is the concentration of student " honors " and activities on a few especially enthusiastic individuals, so that the men who make the best Innocents have already too many du- ties to be able to undertake much addi- tional work. The other is the clash of opinion as to details and methods which results from the strong-minded- ness — or obstinacy — of all the men who are naturally picked out as school lead- ers. This trait causes great difficulty and long debate and much delay in making decisions, and even when a majority is finally brought to favor a single policy, the disgruntled minority often stir up enough opposition on the outside to neutralize the movement. Some things are done, therefore, by the Innocents which would not be done, or done not so well, without them. On account of certain limita- tions which are inevitable to it, how- ever, the efficiency of the society may at times scarcely justify its existence. There still remains to be considered the effect it has upon the younger gen- erations, who are all potential candi- dates for membership. This seems to Cornftusfeer, 1914 37 be the brighter side of the shield, or of the devil ' s head, mayhap. Though sus- picion sometimes attaches, nor with- out reason, to the fairness and good judgment of the elections, yet most freshmen and sophomores and juniors know that social and personal and fra- ternity distinctions count for less in the selection of the Innocents than of candidates for any other student honor in school; that a man who has dis- tinguished himself in any line of vol- untary, extra-curriculum activities is likely to make the society regardless of his personal relations with the out- going members. Ambition for the distinction of mem- bership may, and very frequently does, result in excessive attention to the activities and a corresponding neglect of studies, which is unfortunate. The Innocents should, perhaps, have a higher standard of scholarship to counteract that. Participation in stu- dent affairs, nevertheless, with the as- sociations and adaptability which it brings, is a good training for life, and the stimulus which this Senior society gives to it must be reckoned pretty largely on the side of benefit. The members themselves have their vision broadened by contact with rep- resentatives from other lines of activity. Their constituents must in turn profit by this larger understanding of the problems of the University. The whole University, at least, needs to have its activities knit together, and a clearing- house, such as the Innocents affords, is a means whereby something of ad- justment may be accomplished. ijc Jf ratcrnitp (Question " QiUlicrr llicrc is ini ' strri ' . it is griirr.illp siipposrCi llirrt niiisi be cuil. " U i ' roii. HE ACADEMIC fraternities ■ jhave a reputation in some parts of the state. People think they are responsible for all the idling and drinking and other indiscreet pastimes current among University students. When Reginald appears on his na- tive heather during the holidays with an incoherent cross-section of heraldry on his lapel, and confesses or boasts that it signifies he has been pledged to the Mu Maw Mus, the friend villagers pass the world that Reggie has gone to the dogs. An even harsher judgment of these mum ' s-the-word gangs prevails among those left out and some harrassed pro- fessors, and a still bitterer opinion among the tradesmen who have been beguiled by large sales into loo large a line of credit. The former see that the obvious social display of the col- lege is from the fraternity circles; that the holders of school honors are most often conveniently described by a Greek label ; so they conclude that here is criminal combination in restraint of trade. The latter recognize by the dif- ficulty of making collections the symp- toms of young persons living beyond their means, and define a fraternity as a habitat and seminary for dead-beats. Yet, after all, one who has seen fra- ternity life from the inside, as well as from the outside, knows that these judgments are all too summary to sum up the nature and function of the fra- ternities. The secrecy, and the signs and symbols, and even the the coats- of-arms are childish enough, it is true, but on the whole they are comparative- ly innocent. In most cases it is safe to say that the rituals themselves are preachments of rather high ethical codes. The latter are not usually con- tagious, nor are the tremendous oaths, 38 CornlnifiUrr. 1014 so that the mystery exists only in the mind of the outsider, and all fraterni- ties are essentially only boys in a com- bined boarding and social club, with a good deal of loyalty to the traditions of their club. This loyalty is the cause of much that is worse and much that is best in the acts of fraternity men. The under- classmen are usually in the stage of development where they cannot con- ceive of their owing any duty to their fellow-students as such, nor any obliga- tion to the University, but devotion to a fraternity, frantic zeal to add to the proud list of honors won by former members and the banner upperclass- men, seems to come as natural to them as a dog to a watering-trough. Thus it is that fraternity men make such a scramble for social and school distinc- tions, and on account of superior or- ganization, as well as greater numbers, are generally successful in taking the majority of prizes. Loyalty of this type, though it is narrow and tribal, and leads to such apparently " undem- ocratic " performances, is undoubtedly better than utter selfishness. If our average Freshman and Sophomore is not capable of seeing a wider horizon than that of a fraternity, which we sus- pect to be the case, it is certainly desir- able that he spend his energies fight- ing for his organization rather than his person. The scramble for recognition, more- over, though springing from competi- tion with other frats and with the " barbs, " is ofttimes of great benefit both to members and to society. For many a green, awkward, self-conscious Freshman, whose only desire was to get through school without anyone realiz- ing it, has been " spotted " as a diamond- in-the-rough by some enterprising fra- ternity scout, decorated with the colors, and so thrilled with the frenzy of add- ing to the lustre of the sacred shield that he has developed capacities of which no one would have dreamed. That thing happens to other than fra- ternity men, it is true. But the begin- ning of it in scores of brilliant frater- nity men is traceable to the stirrings of frat spirit. The presence of these men on the football team, or those men in Phi Beta Kappa or some others in the Innocents, can be accounted for by their desire, three or four years ago, to work for their bunch. And in working for the bunch they often work out into a larger life, forget the old distinctions o5 clans and tribes, become real citizens of the world and of their time. A fraternity is an antidote to indi- vidualism. Cornfjugfeer, 1914 39 iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiimi Ill llllltlMIIIMIIMIIMIIfllllllllllllllimilllllllllll i O ONE just from High School, ■ Jthe University represents the very acme of life, a miniature colony with all the gay, irresponsible pleasure of a Paris and the sterner cul- ture of an Athens. To what wide vistas of learning and experience its gates open! It was the biggest event in my life, not even exceeded by graduation from High School, when I set out with hope- ful face towards the " Uni. " as I fondly called it. There was the little circle of home faces at the station, all smiling encouragingly as I faced the first, long absence from home; the mother with a suspicion of tears in her eyes and a tender smile, and the father with the final, stern injunctions as to behavior, extravagance and my other childish faults. There were the five or six girls whom I had known always, all buzzing their interest in the general proceeding and shrilling their final command. " To write — to write. " as the train pulled out. Then the long car-ride, with the wheels humming over and over their promise of what delights were in store. A last look, as the town passed out of sight; a sad thought of the people be- hind, and a childish resolve to make them proud of me, and I was fairly launched on my University career. I arrived at last, a tired, utterly stupid Freshman, to join the throng of hurrying students. Then the days of registration, utterly wearying and dis- couraging, where I was told my nice, little map of studies was all wrong, and where I was pushed here and there to my utter bewilderment to fulfill the commands on the little green and yel- low cards I carried. I arranged for work I never dreamed of taking after telling my tale of woe to the strangely unsympathetic faces of the deans, and hurried away from the busy armory with a vague idea that I had committed a great mistake in coming here. Then to face nights of homesick mis- ery, where the calm haven of home seemed so utterly desirable. Towards the end of registration week came the rushing parties of the sorori- ties, where I lived in a haze of polite smiles and tireless conversation, at pink ices and macaroons at all hours of the day and night, and was passed in judgment before a critical audience. That was truly a bewildering time, where I hurried from one place to an- other and was captured into corners to hold long, tiresome conversations on national standing and other things un- interesting and teased into half-prom- ises. That was a season of half-pleasure and half-misery, until the last day I was released from doubts by suddenly discovering that I loved everybody in a certain sorority and that tlicy loved 40 ConifnifiUfr. 1014 me, and I was enthusiastically certain of where I would go on the fateful afternoon of pledging day. Rig ht here let me say that sororities and their rushing system can cause more undiluted torture than any Span- ish inquisition, and to prove it let me tell a story. There were once four girls, all good friends from childhood up, who came down to school together, and three of us — yes, I was one of them — were invited to join one particular sorority and the fourth girl, our good friend, was left behind. There was pos- itive Indian cruelty in that. The morning over, invitations came. We took them in strained silence, while she, dropped entirely for no par- ticular reason, turn- ed away with flushed face. She held her head up and we were the ones who shrank back shame-faced and miserable. I could never have had the stamina to drop out of the lives of the three girls I had grown up with and make a new circle of my own. I would have flown back to home where there could be no unreasoning distractions. But she was truly a heroine who kept her silence all morning while we rather hysterically talked and laughed, and who finally spoke to us in a new, strained voice of where we should go to dinner. What a terrible mistake to hold hu- man judgment up as a standard! So- rorities must look to this type, must select the best, so-called best, the pret- tiest ; those that others want and pass by without a qualm the thousand de- serving girls who are unnoticed. To these last this tribute: That it is from them the college grows, and broadens and accomplishes many of its wider purposes. Well, the days went fast and I found myself settled in a new home, where I felt vaguely unimportant, but very happy. Everything was different and interesting. Each day brought a fresh delight and an enthusiastic letter to send home. It was good to feel your- self one of the hurrying throng towards the 8 o ' clock classes, to watch the sea- sons flicker through the campus and meet every new face with a half-con- scious challenge in your own. In later years the unreasoning delight of that first year at school rises up to make you smile half- tearfully that you can ' t experience the same joy again. It was truly life to be a mere unit in the big classes, to study hard and play hard- er, and to take the good-natured jests at you as a Freshman with positive delight. And it is only the Freshman who feels so overwhelming in things, so con- sciously important and so much alive and striving. There was the keenest pleasure in the football rallies in the old Armory, where I worshipped at the feet of the big men around school who could get up and talk their hopes for the football years; where even the frantic yells could not give vent to my vigor. It is then that your school spirit chokes you with it; then that you long to do some big thing for your school, to do your part for the good, old college. When we poured out from the mass- meeting into the sunny, autumn air, every building on the old campus Cornftusfeer, 1914 seemed to speak eloquently of its share in our hopes, which were soon to be realized in the great games. And those games! Words fail to do justice to a good foot ball game. It is something that lifts you out of your petty self into unforgettable ardor for your school, and you come home ex- hausted from the effort of conveying all you feel through one fee ble throat. There were the class meetings, where no order or desire for order prevailed: where I timidly cast my vote for some big boy who seemed to be running everything, and could race home, de- lighted at a duty well done, and feeling the whole weight of class politics on my shoulders. The greatest thing in school — what is it? I say the people you meet, the associations you make and, above all, the tender life-long sweetness of the friendships. Where you study side by side, work and play together, it forms a bond that no later separation can break. What elusive qualities we admire in our friends! Sometimes they appear to us to be so charming, so adaptable, so sympathetic; and yet again meeting them, they are cold and unresponsive. We make perhaps few real friends in school, but many acquaintances. I cannot neglect the delights of meet- ing the masculine side of the world. which I divided into three classes — the Freshmen boys as self-conscious and perplexed as myself, whom I could look down upon and talk to with conscious superiority; the older men, the " big guns " of the school, who trod the earth as if just from Olympus, and received their homage with lordly condescen- sion; and that bewildering class called " spoofers, " whose talk is dazzling but dangerous, and who can tell to a mi- nute degree how much flattery to deal out. But all this dearly gained knowledge was of little avail when the dreaded examinations came; a week of turmoil and " cramming. " when I rushed to classes with fear and trembling, only to discover that through the kindness of the professors I could answer most every question. Then school starting over again; a long stretch through spring when the campus never looked so inviting and every blade of grass holds out its own particular invitation. Those were the days when I walked and walked, in endless directions, sim- ply because the spring fever was in my veins and drove me on. and there were not nearly enough dances in which to give vent to my good spirits. So the school life hurried me on in a triumphant first year, and June came all too soon, to break up the happy households and disturb the sweet inti- macies. The Seni- or realized that now she was los- ing a very preci- ous part of her life. but the Freshman ii ' joiced that there was more in store for her. FINIS ,»£ ,»Z ,»£ ,« 42 Cornfmfiftrr. 1014 s ! 4sM £ 1 IS Cornfjusfeer, 1914 43 44 CornlnisUrr. 1014 XHAVE been asked to write a brief " Foreword " for the 1914 Cornhusker. The committee especially empha- sized that there should be no delay because the book was ready for the press. They took the precaution not to show me the copy. Possibly they thought that if I should see the copy I would be unable to write the " Foreword. " I would be so interested in looking over the prospective book that I would devote all my time to reading it until the printers were cry- ing for copy. However, this makes no difference. If the ci r- cumstances do not permit me to see the copy in advance, no- body will read the " Foreword " afterwards, so the honors will be equal. Though I have not seen the copy, I have seen something better — the group of students who are getting it out. Each year the Cornhusker and the rest of the University are improv- ing. Each class is a little larger and finer than the preceding. If the University and the Cornhusker were getting no better each year, we might as well lock the front gates and throw the key into the bottomless depths of Salt Creek. Retrogression, or marking time, is unthinkable. Not only is the University enjoying its normal growth, but the best friends of the institution predict that we are about to enter a great period of expansion. Some of Nebraska ' s warmest supporters are not getting excited about the matter of University location. When the people of the state who own the institution shall have decided the matter, a part of the blessing bestowed upon us by the last legislature will become at once available for our uses. One of the results will be that in the good time to come the Cornhusker will have a new den. I have watched with interest the appearance of every Som- brero and Cornhusker since the second one was issued. Some of the early issues contain snap-shots which I took as an ama- teur photographer before I reformed. The improvements be- tween this book, which by faith I praise, and some of the earlier editions typify the progress of the University as a whole. Vigor, virility and the free Nebraska spirit have been pre- served. To these staple Nebraska virtues the entire University community has added a broader culture, a sounder learning and, one might add, a more discriminating sense of humor. Thankful for the progress that has been made during all these years, more hopefully than ever we look forward to the future of the University of Nebraska. Cornf)U£(fecr, 1914 lACScnts of tljc niUcrsitp of ilcbrasUa Hon. George Coupland. Elgin. Hon. Charles Barney Anderson, Lincoln. Hon. Charles Sumner Allen, Lincoln. Hon. Victor Gerald Lyford. Kails City. CornluisUrr, 1014 „ll,O.B«gS i egents; of tfje nibersiitp of iSetirasifea Hon. William Gunn Whitmore, Valley. Hon. Frank Louis Haller, Omaha. Cornfjusifecr, 1914 47 JDeansi of tfjc nibrrsitp of ilcbrasha Charles Edwin Bessey, Ph. D., L.L. D.. Head Dean. Lucius Adeino Sherman, Ph. D.. L.L. D.. Dean of the Graduate College. Ellery Williams Davis, Ph. D., Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. Edgar Albert Burnett. B. Sc, Dean of the College of Agriculture, Director of Nebraska Experiment Station. 48 CornfuiSltrr. 1014 J eans of tfje Mnibersiitp of J2eijrasifea Charles Fordyce, Ph. D., Dean of the Teachers College. William Granger Hastings, A. B., Dean of the College of Law. Carl Christian Enburg, Executive Dean. Oscar Van Pelt Stout, C. E., Dean of the College of Engineering. Robert Henry Wolcott, A. M., M. D., Junior Dean of the College of Medicine. Lincoln. Cornfjusfecr, 1914 49 Russell F. Swift. Business Manager. Cornfjusiker 1914 Chandler Trimble Editor-iii-Chief Russell F. Swift Husiness Manager Ernest Graves Associate Editor Joseph W. Ferris. .. .Asst. Bus. Manager Charles H. Epperson, Zenas C. Dickinson, Harold Noble, Sriiior M.inaKiiiH: Ivlitur. Coiitrilnitiiik ' I ' iilitor. . (ici;ite Editor. Leon Samuelson, Harry Schwab, Juiiiiir MaiuiKiiiK ivditiir. ManaKiUK Editor Elect Organizations. Sam S. Griffin, Reed O ' Hanlon, Si-nior-Juniiir Sci-liini, .Mililary Sictioti. Helen Sorenson. Carrie Coman, Elizabeth Scott, l.iurary ami I ' taluri ' s. l.itirary. L. W. Charlesworth, William L. Ross, Jr., Robert H. Finley. Siiai) liiit . hii.ilia .Mcilic , Caniira Man. Howard Updegraff, Fred Babcock, Ecaliiri ' Sictiim. AtliUiicN. Donald Barnes, Lyman Thomas, W. M. Locke, Arthur Chace, iJiliatr. . rt. I ' l auriiitii- Inalurcs ■ 50 Cornfmsrtirr. 1914 THE STAFF HE CORNHUSKER is not a magazine; it is an encyclopedia. It con- ■ jtains more fact than fiction. Its compilation involves the collection of r the faces, together with interesting facts, scandalous and otherwise, concerning approximately three thousand University students and fifty-two professors. It contains a wealth of minute and valuable information about the interesting people, places, organizations and events of your University. It is a Westminster Abbey of your great men, a Blue Book of your elite, and a Trav- ler ' s Guide to the beautiful spots on your miniature " campus. " There is a peculiar charm in finding yourself and your friends on the printed pages, and we are confident that for each of our gentle readers there will be at least one interesting page in this volume. The CORNHUSKER is a book of memories, upper class men — a moving picture show of your college days, and we will be content with our seven months ' devotion to this task if it serves no greater purpose than to keep the pleasant memory of old scenes and young, familiar faces clear for you in later years. —THE 1914 STAFF. Cornfjusifeer, 1914 51 ♦ UP PER G L A S S ME N - % M %jw%w MTWijTn r " (Cl)t oil) «iti)ool, tl)f brnr stliool. tulifir luf lufff tjoi ' S tosrtlirr. 5Ef)f olb bai ' s. tl)f bfnr bai ' S of life ' s I ' oiina 3pnl lurntlifr. " 54 Coniljujfbfi ' . 1014 T A, A Knsraet Klub, Dram, Club, Spikes. Pul). Boaril ■1.)- ' 14. Cheer I.eatlc-i- ns- ' H. Com- itaff ' IS. Ivy Agriculture Club Comfjusifeer, X914 55 Slicmn Tail. A. I. K. K.. Union 1,1(. Snrl- ely. iiilnci ' rliii! So- Arthur Blaine BaUah Arts and Sciences Law Ko!tnicl Club, VlUlns. I ' alit. Uiiunermastvr, Mn). Ilrlicnilr Supply. ' Varally BaHball ' II- l rr«ldenl Srnlor Ij nice Baroi George Lee Baiye .Vrl.nn.l l.„w Sciinics ACACH C. Wesley Beck KlUinrtriMv 56 Cot-nl)u«btr. 1914 Valeria Bonnell Tiachcr . B K T. W. C. A. Cabinet, Girls ' Club. LaUn Club. Junior Play Marguerite M. Lean Brigj;s Branigan Arts and cienccs Arts and Sciences Teaclu-rs- Teachers ' y. W. C. A.. Kear- Girls ' Club. Catholic ney Club. Girls ' Club . ' tu.lcnls- Club Gemiaii Dram. Club. Chorus. Y. M. C A., TK-iitsi ' lii r flcssellger Pram. Club, English Club, Y. M. C. A., Associate Kd. Daily Cornfjusfeer, 1914 57 R. A Brown Ruth M BrowneU Mi riam Pat Arthur Buckner Herbert A. ARr culture Arts and Buck An-. ami Sci.ncis Bunting Scic nccs Law Arts an.! Aiirlci lliiml Club Ar s ai (1 St icncrs Sciences Y. W c A.. ;lrl!. ' Teachers ' KiiKlDfcrtng Soelrty. PinI Unilrnsnt Co. A. Sciences llokiltiall OlH. ' 19- II. Ilwkrr -It. " N " • llrU ' Atlilrtlis. Jr. Ili li Ciim.. Kr. Ktn. V»m. . t ' limtn. 0«p ■III! tiown Cton. 58 Corn!iU£ffefr. 1914 Virginia Lee Richey Earl Cady J. A. Capwell Frank E. Carlson Blanche Etta Byerly Arts ami I. an Arls and Carpenter Arts and Sciences Sciences Teacliers ' Piilladlan. T. JI. C. I 2 X A., German Dramatic Club, Tegner Clieraistry Club : ' ... ■: i ' smmf.i -:ff--- i 2Sf |, etmm ■ Robert W. Casper Samuel G. William Mary L. Chapin F. Josiah Chase Dentist ly Chamberlin Chamberlin Arts and Agriculture 2 [, [, Agriculture Arts and - ' h IC Sciei li A A Alt. Dairy Team ' I.l. E e n Agricultural Soelly. Iron Sliiiinx. Agrieiil- Y. v. r. A.. Y. l. Pawnee Club. Agrl- lunil riul), Sloek C. A. Cal.ilKt. Girls- i-ultural Club. Sulit. Judging Team (•lull Xrb. Winter Com Slum- ' IS- ' H i ■■■■S Comfiugfeer, 1914 59 Christina Clausscn Teachers ' Geriiintt Driim. Chiti, V. W. ( ' . A.. Ilaskrl- iHill CO. Jr. ruy. Sr. riiir. Ctrninll Ilrnin. Club I ' lny ' la- ' H Arthur B. Coleman . rt5 and Sciences A X » Pcrnhlni lunrs. Srr- iiiiil Unit. To. «. Wnttlliig l-luli. In l. t ' omiiel. Drill ' li. 1 ' iiuikI Mttliib Cii. A ' II l; Franklin Wayne Coons John L. Cutiiuhi A T n. 1 J X Kmntrl Cliilt. H|ilkc , limtx-rtil . Aa«4H lalr Kit. Hall) Nrbr» lian. iMtl S| l llil. Trai-k IVani. Clau I ' m (II. 60 Corntjuefetr. 1014 Reed B. Dawson R. H. DeLong Arts and . gricult Sciences A X ■!■ A T. i 2 P Y. M. C. A. Silver Lynx. Captain Co. I (4). Chrmn. Jr. Relief Hop (3). Ed.- In -Ciller Daily Ne- braskan (4). Chrmn. Jr. Prom., ' Varsitj E. Delzell Chris Willi; A e X. ■!■ A T. U K Innoeents, 1- ig. Club, Club. Gcr- Cornfjusffecr, 1914 61 Union. Pershlnd III- HeH, Uvrninn l ram. Club. Y. M. C. A.. Class Dthntc (3). Pl«y Com. (3). Cross Country " IS- ' n K S Splilnx. Kosmrl Klub pljiy ' 13- U. Knsnwt Klub (IK lliliiu ' ilils. Iirnrrra ' I ' lull. Iron Hplilnx, Hoph. Hop. M. or C. Jr. -Mr. Vmm., CapL Co. II. Bus. Mgr. Ililli Ni ' briiaknn («). 8r. rrom. Cum. K.. Kii«ln- rrriiiv H »€irly. 1V»- IN-nhliK ninn. 62 (Cornlitishrr. 1014 John A E well J ' hn I Enole man C H, Eppe rson M Iv n Eri cson Edr a R Jth Ev an 1 n 1 rin;. ' Ki-l ACACIA, A Z Scie nccs s ■lenccs , « ! A ■1 ' ; A X KngineeriiiK tlllMl CI Football ill. ■13 K ai-ney Club Si l.yr Debat. A. J. E. E. ev Se ■pen .ii.ju ii iiiifl Cll CI. . Jr. Play. h .7r He- Margaret Fedde Halley M. Arts ari.l Fishwood Scicmxs Kngi -tjlass Ufliiil. BJ. Club, Girls ' Club Cornfjusffeer, 1914 63 Robert Flory J. F. Formanek ICnginicring Enfflnccrlng Society. A. I. E. B.. Komea- sky Club Bessie Foster Arts and Sciences William Kirk Lewis P. Carey Fowler Agriculture Arts and Sciences Vnltwl Acrfcullural A e X. B K PrrsMng Rllln. Offl- ccrs- Club. First 1,1. Co. C (3). Capl. (I). Chr. Jr. Hod. Clir. MlUlary Knll (II Club. Cllonj . Agrt- nillural Club. Aul. riiy»lcml Sdraots A (1 . . •!• II K. A 1 I ' , ■!• A •!■. •!■ A T Mniter of Crremonle r«li-Ilollrlile Dniiro (II. ' Vinilly Debat- ing Team (1.3) Kenniuy (!liib, Kngln. ■ ' ■ ' ring Hoelely, lUlle Club ' II K Aria and Science Teachera Y. W. r. A.. l.aUn Club. nitU ' aub 64 Cornliiighrr, 1014 ■■nmwrwiiii If A T £2. A T Ir. Class Foolball. Jr. Class Debale. ' Var- sity football Squad A. 1. K. !■:.. KllBln- iiriuf. Sr. Atlllilli: Com., WrL-stUng Club Cornf)U£(feer, 1914 65 Ralph W. Hahn Alls an Sciinc. Daisy L. Hall Arts ami Sciences TcaclRTs ' Marian £. Hanson Oris ' Club Milo O. Hanilik Law A T n. !■ J •!• ' Varsity ItaskcUtaU •IS. " 13. ' H. Senior Prom Commluc ' 12. Alhletle lloiird ' 13 Claire M. Hardin Arts and Sciences X Q SllTpr Senicnt U. N. 8. K. Venti- liif llinM. CaiiUln Co. C ' II. ' IS Y. W. C. A. 66 (Cornluishrr. 1014 «i ' r li. B K Farm House, lultural Club. Judging Tesini United Agricultural Soclely, Agricultural Cluv, Asst. in Agron- omy A T Silver Lynx, Inno- cents. Class Pres. (3) Soph. Debat. Team. Y. M. C. A. Board Dir. ' Varsity Debat- ing Squad ' 1-2. ' l?. A. I. E. E., Engin- eering Society, Major University Cadets X Q. ACHOTH M. Horton rts and Sciences . Teachers ' Corn|)UJ(feer, 1914 67 nirls ' Club. Y. W. R. W. Hunkins ' I ' laclur U K Union Glenn H. Hunt. Dintisii 2 T ♦ Leon C. Hurtt Agriculture A Z. ACACIA Elizabeth Hyde Arts an.; Sciences i r. S A Olris ' Club. Vl« Pr«. ' lo. ' 11 Soph. Hop Com.. Jr. Pnun Cum.. Chrm. Ifir. Inr. Com.. Clrlj- Ctiih IM. 68 Cornlniditrr. 1014 Annis M. Johnson Arts and bciences Teachers ' Tegner. Olds ' Club Joseph V. Johns Cunt. Co. fl3, Mai. Second Bnttalion ' 14. M. of C. lUllary Ball ■.r A. Jon ICnRiiK-c A i; •! Lloyd H. Jo A X ketball (2), Jr.-Sr. Prom. Com. ' 13. Sr. Inv. Com.. Bus. Mgr. 1913 Comhuskei Baskelball (1. Agr.e A Z United Agricultural Agricultural ICnginccring 2 E Knglnecriiig Society Phss: Agricultural Cornfiusffeer, 1914 69 Fred Keith A e X Chairman Sr. Vrvi rrtsliUnt nixl M:i ager Glee Club Silver Sinxnt. V. W. c. A.. Si-iiliir rrcim Comnilttcc Guy C. Kiddoo ■!• K T. ' I- A . + A T. A 2 P IiiiioccnU (TO. I»ra- iiuillc Club. llu«. Mlir. •II ConiluMker. I ' rw. Unl. y. M. C. A., nrelty Dolwite Kieck Arts and Sciences Low Ural. C ' •13 Viva J. Kinney A. Kjeldgaard iiMllimtliiti I ' luh. Illllr Trnlll I;!). I ' lnu KiHilball (3, »l Kathryn Knepper Dorothy B. Knight A 1 " Y. W. C. A. Helen Kuehler IVa.h. K A U 70 Cornijuifkrr, 1914 Pharniareulical Snrl- ety, Komensky Club, Hank, Chemical Club, Dllk ' ers ' Club, Pre- Med. Society, First Lieut. Bank. Class Football (4) ball -for C. E. ' against Ag. Engs. Dramatic Club, Trac Team ' 11. Cliairiuai Jr. Play Com., Fresli man Olympics Com. Class Football ' 111 IMack Ma iciue Cornfjugfeer, 1914 71 Robert M. Lchf.v Lll m Ltium Margaret E. Long Ada Lonneker G. Lothrop . iL-,.ii.,l . il.;m.I ARiicHltural Arls T.-. ,.■!.. SciiiicLs SLitiiccs ACIIOTII Sckncis I- n K mff A. », M. K., Kiiiilii- Richard P. Lyman M.uninr ICllKinccrillK M .Ail.iin:i V T. £ A X All. .111,1 72 Corni)ii0i{fr. 1014 Margaret McHenry Alts and Sciences K K r Grace McMahon Ruth Mahn Florence Malone Arts and Sc A X a Eeulah J. Marohn H. V. Marsh Arts and ■ Teachers ' Y. W. C. A. Clyde O. M.i S T E lltor-ln-Chkr Blue I ' rlnt. A. I. E. E.. Society Civil Engl- Arts and Sciences ■!• II K Cornfjusifeer, 1914 73 p. F. Meyers Harold Miller Clara M. Miskell C. K. Morse Agriculture Kngiiict-rinK Arts and Arts and Scicnct-s Scicncis Teachers ' Fjirni llonsc, Agrl- Sllvt-r Lyiix APkriA .•Illtlinil Club AtAClA Y. M. c. A., ora- rcm ' Club. Mijor Ca- lcU Harold M. Mo 1 Z A E Sil Ij Lulu Neil Aiiricullur Edith L. Neale rt-.ichcr» ' I ' II K iiiKiJ. ' i-lub. V. W. C. A.. IMllalirr UCMl- llfrr Vrn-lll 74 CornI)U£(fatr, 1014 ACHOTH Mack Masnue, T. W. Union , Latin Club. Y. V. C. A. Engineering Society. Agricultural (. ' lub. Scand ' n Clul). Teg- ner. Blue Print Staft r. K, Enei- H.-irold 1V1. Nobh M. of C. lenlc ' 13, M. ot C. Sr. Law Hop. Sr. Prom Com.. Debat- ing Sciuad, Corn- husker Staff (4) Scienc A r Ruth O ' Brien Arts and Sciences 9 K. I S X ChemLttry Club Corn|)U£eker, 1914 75 Ruth Odell Johanna F. Ogden Reed O ' Hanlon Jarrctt Oliver Barbara C. Osborn Tiachiri- ' r.-.vMurs ' . rts;m.l l-jiBini-irinj An?, and Sciences 7. ■l- U K Sciiiui- A e X Pharmacy ■t B K I uthi Club, German A T Q Fn-ibman Itascball. I £ II Y. W. 0. A., nirla- Club, Ceriiuui l rii- Si-tiitiiiit Hunk Y. W, C, A.. Phjr- Club. KliKlUll Club luiiUc Club. Y. W. C, Lieut, Co, if. Iiis- niarruUi .il Society. icr Cer, Jr. Hop Ci), lt;ii! Siiair (3), Corn- liUHkrr SUIT (4). Capl. In AdJuU (4). Clce Club (21 Glris ' Club 76 CornlitiKltrr, 1014 Anne Paton Arts and Science Teacher; Helene D. Peck Ai ts an. Science K A e Ethel Pegler Arts and Science?. Teachers ' B K T. W. C. A., Gills ' A .1 ' , •!■ AT. li K ' Varsity Debate cis J. Peruse Medicill, ■!■ X •!• r A. !• A •!• Iron Sphinx, M. ol C. Senior Prom O. T. Peterson ICnRineering i: ' !■ E. S T ICiifc ' iiifcritie Society. A. S. M. !■:.. Associ- ate IMitor Blue Print T. C. Peterson Engineering B K Cornfjustfeer, 1914 77 w. G Plehn Eva E. Pool Eliubeth B PoDe Pearl Pu| .. Engineering Arls and Sc enccs Teaclur- A - : Teachers ' V. W. ( ' . A., Glrb- I allll ll.iu. Y. W. C. Vrilii I CIrli ' I ' lub A.. llnuiieliolU Arts Y. W. C. A.. Dcut- Club. GIrli ' Club seliv clii Ulial ' IlISC Vcr- JK Preece Arls anil Science K A e K 1. A T ' h .i •!• AgrlrullunI Club. 78 (Coriiiniskrr, 1014 n. ,.. David D. Merril V. Reed Arts and Sciences LeRoy Rhodes .Arts an. Science Louise B. Rice .Arts and Sciences H. W. Richey Asriculture A Z ! A e. A X S Iron Sphinx. Track (2. 3. 4). Captain Track U), Class Basketball K T, S A X Innocents. Kosmet, Klub, Eng. Club. Ed. Uailj- Neb. (41. Capt. Co. M. Y. M. C. A. Cub.. Jr. Play. Ed. " K " Handbook (4) ■1 B K Ruin Ilonse. Agri- (iiltnral Club. Editor . KrlcMllure. Itoyal and Intcrn ' l Stock .IndKlng Team ' 12, Emit Judging Team Paliadian. Y. W. C. A.. Girls ' Club. Sil- ler Serpent, Black ■ultural Club. Y. Palla.Uaii. Orrnian J ' alladlan. Y. W. C. A.. Clrl» ' Club. Gcr- Cornijusffeer, 1914 79 Pearl Rolofson Leslie R. Rudd H. E. Rush Arts nd Scicncis KiiKi.uirinK Alls .iiid Scicncfs Tcadicrs ' KDKlDfHTinK Society, Law IVnliliiK Itlflra. Of- IJciitenaiit Co. 1 bale. Junior PUr. Y. M. C. A.. Inlerool- leKlilc DcUatt Srm- ln«r - (3. 4). Y. M. Savage Schink Knuinic Freda Schmalc Arts and Sc Ti-aclicr» ' •I ' II K i:iti.- riub. IViii- • ' lip (irallllae Vrcrlii. Y. W. C. A.. Oer- malt nranuUc t ' liib 80 (Cornfiujrtifr. 1914 Elizabeth Scott Arts an.l Jan e B. Seymour Arts and T. M. Shephe Arts rd an.l R. W. Shirey Arts and H, Hazel Shue Arts and Sciences " Scit-nces Sciences Scic nccs Sciences Teachers ' K K r AT A 2 Black Masque. Girls ' Kearney Club. T. 51. V. W. C. A.. Latin Club, Girls ' Club, Club, Y. W. C. A.. C. A.. Sr. Fin. Com.. Girls ' Club Council Cnrnluslier Staff. Sr. Finaiue Committee Freshman Hop Com.. Ivy Day Com.. Class Football (2. 3) Otis E. Simpson Ada Sipes Arts and_ Sciences Arts and Sc: Teachers ' Teach Innocents. Comhusk- er SUiir ' l:i. Farm Hoiise,_ Agricultural Mai. Lieut. Col. Cornfjusfeer, 1914 81 Alvin C. Smith KngiiKcring A 1 C. W. Smith AKricullnr.- Y. M. C. A.. Ann- rllllural Clllh. Ili- Alnirtor Sriiuol Alirl- Frances K. Smith R. A. Smith Lallii ' llib liilHiniiK. I ub. Ibl. HI. K l. Iliiii.lbi»k. I ' nt. Y. M. C. A.. C ' lilil. ViK y. S4i(i!i. tltbalif. All. ' Vareltr l rl»lr. Jr. I ' rom. Ki ' niindu °lub K K r 8 r»inr Kliinliiv V Aiirlnillur.ll I ' liili " " I - II ,„,,, ,. „ ,,,„,, y,„ lliriiloli ( ' lull, liir i:lrl ' nuli. Y. W. !.«« iu«u llrnuiiitk ' null I ' . A . Ilally Nrlina. 82 (TonihiisUrr. U " 14 Vlasta L. Sterba Madeleine Stivers Olivia Sturdevant Gertrude Sturm V. A. Sturm Arts and Arts and Sciences Arts and Arts and Arts and Sciences Sciences Ttadicrs ' Sciences Sciences Law A , D K „.„,,... A A A. S A Knmeiisky Club M CD, Captain Co. KiipiTieerlng Snciely. A. I. E. E.. CathoUc students ' Club. Of- r.uC;iMii;il Se flcera " Club. Captain Y. V. C. A. Cornf)uSkcr, 1914 83 Chandler Trimble Law A T n. i S X club. Students ' Coun- Fred R. Trumbell Agricultni-f AKrtculturnl Club. Soph Hop Com., Jr.- Sr. Prom Com.. SI. of c. Sr. MuttQuer- nik . Slork JudKlnn Tram. l ' an-Hi Ilculc Uauquct CommllU ' e V. E. Tyler Arts and Sciences ACACU. .i Y. M. C. A. Cublru ' t Clinton B. Underwood .Xrts and Sciences Law B e n, 4 .1 4 V. M. C. A.. ' Vnr- slly Uukdluill ( ' 13- ' l: t. ' Vnnilty Base- ball ' 13, AlllleUe Ittl. Gertrude R. Van Driel .- rts and Sciences Girls ' Club. Catholic Stutlens ' Club. IVru Club, Clan Basket- lull " IS, ' l;l, ' H. Ilockejr Tram 13. Itaicball ' 13, ' 13 Hlltrr Ijriil. Class FiKillMll III, Hrconil IJptilriiant Hand 84 CornhiUiiirr. 1014 U,m, Mauricff Harley Weseen Arts ami Kenneth Wherry Arts and Sciences Law C. A., Track Tenn Chairman Freshman Hop, Debating Squad : ff?Krjf»aBr taiv: Bertha M. Wiese ' I ' cachers ' A Z Silver Si-rpiiit, Y. W. C. A., Girls ' Cluli Delbert Willi: .Tiinior Law Clasi Guy H. Williams Law ACACIA, I A Dramnllc Club. Olcc Olul), Tennis Club, Tenuis Cliamploa ' l;i. CornfjtDSfecr, 1914 85 Bertha Wilson Lucie M. Wilson Walter F. Wilson Y. M. C. A.. Union, J WLhilotii liiiKrurnnij £ T l-;iiulltm ritif HiM-lrtir. ■■cnhlni lllnn. Ilr - Inu ' nliil Cniitjiht ITr». (S). rinl Treu. CUu l«l Y. W, r A . Olrl. ' 86 tornhu£(fefr. 1014 Henry F. Frances E. Worthman Wyman Medicine Agriculture 4 A X ACHOTH Pharmaoeutlcal Socl- Sous hold Arts Club. ety. Kdltor School of Girls Club. T. A . Pliarra.icy Annual C-, A.. Home Econ Ed. Agr., United Agr ' l Society Harriet M. Wyman Arts and Sciences A e X Corntu£!fecr, 1914 87 1 r 1 1 3n iWeinoiiam (Cx Cfjantcllor SUcn i icfjarsion iBrnton £J j librarian ?!llaltcr i fnball 3frluctt 1 a a 1 s 1 asst. JDrofcSsor 3fiiUa illarif i or£(mf Pf r i 1 1 1 Isisit. JJrofcsfstor S;iil)nt l itJlr r Carpr ntrr % 1 " J 1 1 1 1 88 tornf)u«ftfr, 1014 w mm ifel5 S Mi For twenly years he had expressed the opin- ion publicly that a colleye boy was a cross be- tween a hyena and a grasshopper with a fog- horn attachment thrown in free of charge. George Fitch. 90 (CoinliusUfi-, 1014 Sadie Aber Fred C. Albert George S. Aldrich Eithel Allen Arts anil Scii-iiccs IvnuinLcriiig I.,iw Arts and Scicnc Tcache JUNIORS George H. Allen Leonard E. Allen James E. Allison Ned Allison C. H. Ander ' ICnginLcring AgricultnrL. ICngineiring L:iu- I ' nginc Cornljusifeer, 1914 91 Julie Anheuser AgricuUu C. LaM. Apperson Edith G. Athan Ester Athan Fred L. Babcock Arts and Ttachers ' Arts and Art ami Sciences Sciences Sciences JUNIORS l£ l% Clyde Barto Juhn C. Beard Louise Bcdwell Lois Grace Bee Ester Bennett Arth anil AvXn uiul ArU ami Aurictilui Sciences Sciences Science 92 CornI)U{(htt-. 1014 JUNIORS Leah Bowker Clarice Breese Beulah Brewster Silas M. Bryan Flor. Buffingto Agriculture Arts and Teachers ' Arts and Arts and Sc ' Sciences Sciences Teachers ' George L. Burr C. P. M. Butler B. H. Calv. Arts and Arts and Engii Sciences Sciences Corittjusifecr, 1914 93 R. O. Canaday Jos. L Capwcll Knutc E. Carlson John A. Carroll Arts and Law Arts and Arts and Sciences Scifnccs Sciences JUNIORS 94 (Cornfnisrtifv. 1014 JUNIORS Beulah Davidson Helen Davison Mary Jane Davis Mildred Davis C. E. DeBord Arts ami Teachers ' Agriciilturi- Tiachcrs ' Teachers ' Sciences Cornf)U£(fecr, 1914 95 Alice F. Eason Agriculiii Myrtle L. Eason W. T. Eckerson Dwight C. Elliott L. L. Ewing ARricultllK- Law Arts and Arts Scii-nccs Scir JUNIORS Jos. A. Fillipi Robl. H. Finley Ruth Fitch . l ami KiiKiiit ' iririK Arts ami Scifiicfs Sciences C. L. Forftling AKnniTlur. ' Ken. C. Foult A«ric.illu Thcuilucc l ' ' tank (Cornhiighrr, 1014 JUNIORS Ethel V. Graham H. R. Grummann E. V. Grupe, Jr. Chas. E. Gunnels Arts and Arts and Engint-ering Agriculture Sciences So ' Contfiusifeer, t9l4 97 p. J. Harrison C. Wayne Harvey C. A. Hauptman Mary F. Hawkins Helen Heaton Law Arts and Kngmccring Arts and . r and Sctcnct- Sciences Sciences Teachers ' JUNIORS Aimed D. Hill ArU mill Scinio Teacher Ethel P. HilU Ruby Hillt R. E. Hollind Louii W. Home ArlH mill Tcachrni ' AKruiilUirc AKiiciiltiirr Science 98 Cornfjiisfhrr, 1014 M. Gcrt. Horton W. H. Howard Helen Huffman Pearl Hummel Arts and Sciences Law Tcaclurs ' Teache Teachers ' Karl L. Janouch Agricultun JUNIORS John M. Keech Norma J. Kidd Mrs. K. P. W. Engineering Arts and Kinyon Sciences Agricnlti Ray E. Kirk Irene B. Arts and Kirschstein Sciences Arts and Sciences Teachers ' Comfjusfeer, 1914 99 M. Kittin er A. V. Kjelson Teachers ' AgricuUu Gladys Kneeshaw Agricullurt- Clyde L. Krause Arts and Sciences JUNIORS C. L. Lewis Gladyi A. Lewis A. C. Llnstrum Es(«r B. Long Pern Lon Knginccring Auriciilturc IviiRincrrins Trarhcr ' Teachers 100 (Cornfnistfefr, 1014 JUNIORS John S. McGurk Grace Mcintosh Marie L. McKee Ruth McMichael H. S. McNabb Law Arts and Arts and Arts and Engim. ri Sciences Sciences Sciences E. G. McNamara M. W. McPherrin Donald D. Mapes Paul L. Martin Mae Matheny Arts and Arts and Arts and I,;uv Arts and Sciences Sciences Sciences Sciences Teachers ' Cornfjusifeer, 1914 101 Alice Miller Edith M. Miller Marjorie Morse Arts and rt5 and Sciences Art» and Sciences Teachers ' Sciences JUNIORS H. C. Mortlock G. E. Mossman Lenore Muehleis i: i: ' ' Agriculture . rl aii.l Arts and Scii-ncfs Sciences Chat. B. Mycin I ' lui. U. Naion Agnei Nielion Eim M. Nel uii A. C. Noiih Aitriculiurc AKricuUurc Art» an l Scirncn ' IVnclirr- ' Agrirullu 102 Corn!)U£(6fr, 1914 Ralph Northrup E. J. Ohlsen Leia J. Olmsted C. H. Park F. H. Paustian Arts and lingiiiecring Arts and Arts and Engincur SciL-nces Sciences Sciences JUNIORS O. L. Pellatz Frank S. Perkins Zanta Phelps Helen H. Pierce Blanche Pope Law Arts and Agriculture Teachers Fine Arts Sciences R. J. Posson J. H. Qu Helen E. Randall Bertha Rathke Herbert S. Reese Com|)U{(6er, 1914 103 M. P. Renfro J. B. Rice Edyth Robbins J. P. RobcrUon Marie Robertson Enginicring Agriculture Arls an.l Arts and Teachers ' Scicnc.s Sciences JUNIORS Ethel Rohrer Clara C. Roh Arls and Sciences Arl» Teachers ' Scie 104 Cornt)U£rtifr, 1014 Flor. Simmons Robt. G. Sii Arts and Sciences Oscar W. Sjogren Porter Sloan Knginccring Agricull JUNIORS Irene L. Steidl Stella Stephens Arts and Agriculture Sciences Cornfjusfeer, 1914 105 Mabel Sterne Cloyd L. Stewart Thomas Stibal Bess Stimson A. P. Stockda]e Agriculture Arts anil Arts and Arts and Scii-ncfs Sciences Sciences JUNIORS Percy Stockdale U o. Suiclcr Freda N. Stuff Martha Swenson Russell F. Swin Arts anil Arts and Tcachirs ' Tiaclui ' Law Sciences Sciences 106 (Conil)iisUrr, 1014 Helen B. Thomas Agricultun J. G. Thompson M. Fae ToUes Harriet Turner Agriculture Arts and Teacher Sciences JUNIORS D. G. Verquist One R. Wagner Olivia Waite Agriculture Arts and Sciences Teaclie Teachers ' Arthur H. Wa Ruth Webb C. R. Weber Arts and Agruu D. P. Weeks, Jr. Gladyce Weil ICngnuennK Teach Corn|ju£(feer, 1014 107 E. B. Westberg B. G. Wealover Ray P. Westover Leon H. Weyl Jancl L. Wheeler Arts anil Law .McdiciJK- Agriculture AKricullurc SL-itncis JUNIORS S. H. Whisenand Mark E. Whitnah N. C. Wicklund P. M. Wickstrum L. T. Williama Agriculture Agriculture Agriculture Arts an.l Agricullu A. P. Wilion IiU G. Wilton Vclln Wolcoti W ina M Art. anil Tiuclirr. ' Agricult.ii. Zimmerman Scicncfh Akm.uIh O. II. Zumwinkel Arl anil Science. 108 CornfjufiUcr. 1014 Jf rom " OTfjo ' si OTfto in America " NEBRASKA FACULTY MEN WHO HAVE WON NATIONAL RECOGNITION. Chancellor Samuel Avery Hartly Burr Alexander Erwin Hinckley Barbour Rosa Bouton Willson Orton Bridge Lawrence Bruner Pluto Melvin Birch, Jr. Edgar Albert Burnett Howard Walter Caldwell Albert Luthur Candy George Everett Condra Ellery William Davis Lucile Eaves Rollins Adams Emerson Palmer Findlay (Omaha) Fred Morrow Fling Laurence Fossler Prosser Hall Frye Harold Gifford (Omaha) R. F. Gilder (Omaha) (Archaeologist State Museum) August Ernest Guenther William Granger Hastings George Elliott Howard James Edward Le Rossignol George Washington A. Lucky Edwin Maxey William Forsythe Milroy Burton Evans Moore Hiram Winnett Orr Louise Pound Lucius Adeluo Sherman Clarence Aurelius Skinner James Franklin Stevens Goodwin Deloss Sweezy William George L. Taylor Charles William Wallace Hutton Webster Edwin Meed Wilcox Robert Henry Wolcott Harry Kirke Wolfe — (Last but not least) Corn!)us bcr, X914 109 (Crgo altf lifstigin otiilis, ft ritf rrprr- ttiiii carpr inanu. nainnur ipsr Ijolnis facil isqiif sctiiinitiir st tr fata Uotant. —Virgil at niibos VS. Cornljuslirr. 1014 3nnocent£i 112 Corninishrr. 1014 innocents; CHE ORGANIZATION of the Senior society of Innocents was an- nounced in " The Daily Nebraskan " for April 25th, 1903. It was the result of four or five years of deliberate consideration of the needs and place of such a body. Roscoe Pound, who had strongly urged such a society, said that " the very purpose of its existence was to advance University interests at every possible point ; to furnish a compact corps of harmonious workers, where college spirit and enthusiasm might be generated; to give a body of men who would be pledged to put their shoulders to the wheel in all University undertakings; to be a guiding central body to lead in those things that fail in the University of Nebraska because, being left to the student body in general, the old maxim applies, ' What is everybody ' s business is nobody ' s business. ' " And this is the standard which the Innocents have since attempted to follow. It has been the Innocents who have been in charge of the football rallies and torch-light parades, and have chosen the cheer leaders to lead in these celebra- tions. They have managed the Cornhusker banquets ; they have given sup- port to the observance of Ivy Day, at which time the men for the next year are tapped. It is the Innocents who conduct the Freshmen Convocation at the beginning of each school year and present to the new men of the University their first ideas and conceptions of student life. They supervise the annual Olympics between the Sophomores and Freshmen. They have aided and co- operated with both faculty and student body in a number of different enter- prises, such as the campus band concerts. Dandelion Day, Sneak Day, Fete Day, University Night, a University song, the annual " shirt tail " parade, the single tax and even steps to get the present athletic field. In all of these things they have always maintained the strict policy of " no advertising, " always attempting to make it appear that it came from the student body rather than from the Senior society. And, as a result, at times their motives and actions were misunderstood. Cornf)««fetr, 1914 " 3 i?lacli i asque Grey Scott Ncaly Nae Bonncll Learning Rogers Armstrong 114 Cornfiufilirr, 1014 iji IPeta W appa Armstrong, Amy E. Baker, Susie H. Blandin, Alma G. Bonnell, Valeria Coleman, Arthur B. Dickinson, Z. Clark Dysart, Laberta R. Fowler, William K., Jr. Gordon, Elizabeth H. Hanson, Marian E. Hathway, Oliver C. Hunkins, Ralph W. Laune, Ferris F. Lonnecker, Ada M. Melick, Florence H. Neale, Edith L. Nelson, Norah J. O ' Brien, Ruth Odell, Ruth Ogden, Johanna F. O ' Sullivan, Margaret Outhouse, Winnifred P. Pegler, Ethel A. Perrin, Otto K. Pettis, Marian H. Quivey, Lyon A. Rice, Louise B. Schultz, Minnie M. Springer, Helen L. Stivers, Madeline G. Corn{)U£!fecr,l9l4 lis ll ikings f i f I « f t Harvey Ballah Grimm Barton BranniKan DcLamatrc Spier Southwick Temple Kmgery Neighbors Griffin Lym Hanson Gardner Ahrends Ray Harvey Mille 116 Conil)UJ(!tfr, 1014 ilber erpentsi le Condra Sanborn Murtey Bedwell Ha Seegar Aber Lowry Farley Stuff Morse Nelson Frost Cornfjusffeer, 1914 117 3ron pljinx Frost Scott Bowen Locke Emlcy Cameron Mocnhart Jennings Irwin Miller Keefe R. Thompson Nelson Dennis Spahn Elliott Harkson Bowman G. Thompson Stone Moycr Weeks Falcon Wygan Chase 118 Coinfjusfkfr, U " 14 Cornfjusifeer, 1914 iHpstic Jf isi) 120 Cornf)us(hrr, 1014 pikt Cornfiufii er, 1914 121 Were you ever Hamburgeil by a real, live college fraternity? I mean, were you ever ini- tiated into full brotherhood by a Creek-letter so- ciety with the aid of a baseball bat. a sausage- making machine, a stick of dynamite and a corn-shelter} ' —George Filch. 122 Coriiliurtrr. 1014 1109 F Street 124 CornhusfUrr. I0t4 Allison Scoville I Swaynie Moore Lynch n J. Babcock Hickman ; Kramer Minthorn Luke unaway Stone Harte Smith Jones F. Babcock Reynolds Cole Fraker Ipfja igma Iji ilebrasfea Xi Cfjapter Installed 1913 Seniors Arthur E. Allyn Clarence R. Shirey Emmett H. Dunaway Hoyt H. Harmon Elmer A. Jones Herman F. Kramer Roy W. Moore Alvin C. Smith Lloyd W. Harte Juniors Ned Allison Fred L. Babcock John P. Babcock Dana F. Cole Frank C. Cooper Ray E. Fee Lloyd R. Fraker Leon A. Hickman Lindon L. Lynch Ralph J. Scoville Sophomores Elton E. Stone Robert F. Cameron Ivan J. Kinsman Ray M. Kirk Freshmen Mervin S. Swaynie Lloyd M. Minthorn Cornljusifecr, 19X4 12S 2603 O Street 126 (Cornl)utfhfr, 1014 R. Allen Schumacher Home Trimble Hanzlic Schwartz Maxwell Miller Neighbors Griswold Loomis Zi Saunders O ' Hanlon Noble Marsh Foquet mwinkel Brown Chittick L. Allen Outright llpl a Wm 0mt a iScbrasfea (Samma VL )tta Installed 1896 ROLL OF MEMBERS Seniors Noble, Harold Saunders, Thadeus Trimble, Chandler Hanzlic, Mile E. O ' Hanlon, Reed Juniors Allen, Louis Cutright, John Griswold, Dwight Zumwinkel, Otto Home, Louis Neighbors, Tom Sophomores Loomis, Howard Miller, John Schumacher, Alfred Freshmen Brown, Harley Allen, Russell Schwartz, Arthur Maxwell, William Marsh, Harry Thomas, Lyman Foquet, Donald Chittick, Martin CornftuSfeer, 1914 127 Cornl)iigi rr. 1014 f i % R. Davis Spencer Graham Holcombe EnBeld Mapes Keith Die n F. Smith Hadley McVicker Wells W. Smi( on R. Smith Alden R. Garrett M. Garrett Griswold iSefarasba Chapter Ipfja Cijeta €U Founded at Nebraska 1898 ROLL OF MEMBERS Seniors Dickinson, C. Smith, R. Keith, A. F. Davis, R. Garrett, R. W. Juniors Fowler, K. Enfield, D. Oliver, J. E. Mapes, D. Sophomores Graham, H. W Davis, K. Israel, R. W. Spencer, P. Hadley, H. Garrett, M. N. Brown, O. F. Griswold, P. F. Freshmen Holcombe, C. £ Wells, F. N. Smith, W. Hartman, L. Smith, F. Alden, R. McVicker, H. Cornt)U£(fecr, 1914 900 South Seventeenth Street no Cornfiusfferr. 1014 « f %l%l Riggs Dean Folsom Thompson Egan Murphy iSctiraska aipfja tEatt Hanson, George Barton, Clyde Hahn, R. W. Neville, William Bowers, Nelson Thompson, Robert Folsom, Willard Riggs, Herbert i tta mm $1 ROLL OF MEMBERS Seniors Wilson, Walter Howard, Warren Wherry, Kenneth Juniors RLoomis, Gilbert " Murphy, Edward Swift, Russel Sophomores Talbot, Robert Elliott, Loring Keys, Cecil Freshmen Installed 1888 Ritchie, William Underwood, Clinton Chamberlain, William Barnes, Glenn Egan, Thomas Dean, Paul Withrow, Taylor Ryan, Herbert Cornbusfecr, 1914 131 1035 J Street 132 Cornhiishrr. 1014 3 e KR ' ig, -—l ' ;; _J -jW :. ' Tic !■■ WBj Kj K - •iSK 1 it H .tt ' m A H 1 ' ' i; C f « I % Porterfield L. Martin Wade Mann Du Gill Higgins Updegraff Neal W. Hixenbaugh Covert P. Martin ' in Gerlaw F. Hixenbaugh Aldrich Morgan Kuppinger ; Demel Jordan Priest Krugg Sorenson = 1 ®elta € )i iSefarasba CJjapter Installed 1909 ROLL OF MEMBERS Seniors Demel, C. W. Jordan, L. H. Gill, B. w. Juniors Krugg, M. H. Priest, J. Mann, R. Martin, P. L. Gerlaw, R. F. Sophomores Higgins, R. M. Sorenson, C. A. Wade, M. E. Neal, C. B. Aldrich, W. Hixenbaugh, W. A. Freshmen Kuppinger, H. E. Chapell, E. B. Dunn, L. L. Martin, L. L. Hixenbaugh, F. Updegraff, H. L. Porterfield, H. B. Covert, A. J. Morgan, H. ! CornfjuSfecr, 1914 133 345 North Fourteenth Street 134 CornljiifiUrr. ' 0 - f I s I f f 1% I % Gellatly Harvey Aldr :h Shepherd Ander; McGu Haley Rutherfort Schwab Milliken ®elta i;au Belta iScbrasfea |@cta Cau Cfjapte r ROLL OF MEMBERS William B. Haley Seniors A. Blaine Ballah Established 1894 Tyron M. Shepherd John A. Carroll Archie R. Kautz Lee N. Anderson H. Challmers Gellatly Juniors C. Porter Sloan Ralph P. Ross John S. McGurk L. Ulmont Edson C. Wayne Harvey Henry J. Schultz George S. Aldrich William M. Locke George W. Irwin Russell B. Laird Sophomores Robert H. Hager Harold J. Schwab Richard B. Rutherford Edwin O. Hugg Norman W. Stevens Charles H. Bailey J. Dale Milliken Charles W. Helzer Glen L. Ross Freshmen Floyd M. Collins Max J. Baehr Donald V. Stevens Virgil J. Haggart CornljujSfeer, 19X4 135 1627 H Street 136 Cornf)u«hfr. 1914 it p« %l I % R. Thompson Harnev Shoemaker Hovvey E. Hoppe Greenlee Spier Chambers Haskell Mille lison Welch Weiss Stewart Young Daken Belta psiilon iSciiraEifea Chapter ROLL OF MEMBERS Seniors Installed 1898 Welch, L. A. Weiss, W. Haskell, R. P. Juniors Ahrens, D. E. Grimmison, J. E. Stewart, C. L. Westover, B. Stebbins, G. L. Sophomores Miller, F. J. Westover, R. Young, B. Daken, V. R. Spier, C. K. Chambers, G. C. Thompson, R. K. Thompson, K. L. Freshmen Thompson, G. L. Shoemaker, E. K. Nelson, E. K. Hoppe, E. Harney, L. Howey, L. Clair, S. Greenlee, A. K. Cornfjugfeer, 1914 137 320 North Seventeenth Street 138 CorMlni0l rr. 1014 1 ' ■ - r ■ fit 1 ItH Vt f%l B J 3 f f f f f 1 Begky Jeary Hickman H. P. Krause C. L. Krause Shcrw Moyer Taylor Rentro S Frost Beck Johnson Westover Saunders Mitchell )od Bailey Campbell Harrington Towle Temple Jamison chmidt Steenburg Flory Ray Robertson Hines appa igma aipfta si Chapter Installed 1897 ROLL OF MEMBERS Seniors C. Gordon Beck R. D. Flory A. L. Hickman L. L. Hines M. B. Jamison H. P. Krause Clark Jeary J. E. Ray J. V. Johnson M. G. Towle G. M. Harrington Juniors F. D. Begley C. L. Krause H. L. Temple M. P. Renfro J; P. Robertson P. S. Sherwood E. K. Steenburg O. E. Taylor Sophomores I. K. Frost W. E. Mitchell E. J. Moyer A. C. Schmidt R. V. Westover Freshmen Fuller Bailey Henry Campbell Ray Saunders Roy Staats L. F. Wallman Cornfjusffeer, 1914 139 2444 P Street 140 (tornf)u0{ rr. 1014 t I 1 « f I « aipfja Cfjapter Lindstrum, Arthur E. De Lamatre, Harry Carlson, Homer Owen, Donald De Lamatre, Howard Smith, Howard Reavis, Frank Rushton, Lyle Carlson, Robert McFarlane, John Mi ©elta i:fjeta ROLL OF MEMBERS McCullough Jennings Installed 1875 Seniors Juniors Halligan, Victor Goetze, Hartman Thomas, Harry Sophomores Moehnart, Ernest Freshmen Ringwalt, Carr Wood, Harold Doyle, Raymond Reavis, David Anderson, Charles McCullough, Phillip Brannigan, John Clark, Leonard Jennings, Floyd Woodward, Warren Gilligan, George Henley, John Videll, Tony Cornfjugfecr, 1914 141 Cornfinsfferr. 1014 1 ' " " ' " ' " " " " " " ' ' ■ ' " ' ' ' " " " ■ ' ' ■ ' ' ' ■ ' ■ ' " ■ ' ■ ' ■ ' ■ " ■ " " " " " 1 1 1 % % % f 1 1 h 3. % i 1 «l % % % i }1 « f f t| Harkson Scott Drcxel Knutzen Parker Hathway B Yost Long . Griffin Hill Stout McDon. Bryson O ' Brian Eason Perry Bushnell Rohrbaugh Id Neuswanger Tym Noultin Spohn Lewis Beck Amerman Wood S. Griffin g Hansen riarpham $!ji amma Belta Hamtiba jSu Installed 1898 ROLL OF MEMBERS Seniors Hathway, O. Griffin, B. F. Perry, C. G. c. Stout, R. F. Amerman, R. K. Wood, D. L. Griffin, S. S. Juniors Bushnell, H. M. Rohrbaugh, M. C. Parker, L. T. Long, W. E. Lewis, L. E. Tym, N. F. Hansen, E. M. Sophomores Harpham, J. L. McDonald, W. B. Harkson, U. Scott, E. B. s. Beck, G. H. Freshmen Spohn, D. V. Hill. R. W. s Drexel, J. H. Knutzen, H. Bryson, A. E R. O ' Brian, B. Noulting, W. Eason, L. Neuswanger, G. Yost, A. H. Cornbusifeer, 19X4 143 1544 Q Street 144 (Toinhiiirtsfr, 1014 Thomas Southwick Kiddoo Flansburg Gardiner Deweese Bryan Temple Hosek Philp Wilson Delzell Reed Susman Harnsberger Wm. Delzell Jones Bowman Noble Raymond DriscoU Baliman 3 U appa sii j tbraska aipfja Cljapttr ROLL OF MEMBERS Installed 1895 Reed, Merrill V. Seniors Raymond, Hugh Driscoll, J. Lynn Kiddoo, Guy C. Bryan, Silas M. Juniors Delzell, Wm. D. Southwick, Phillip O. Delzell, Wilson S. Thomas, Harold R. Flansburg, Robert Gardiner, Charles H. Deweese, Lloyd E. Sophomores Temple, Paul N. Hosek, Wm. H. Philp, Russell W. Susman, Sievers W. Jones, Edward R. Harnsberger, W. E. Baliman, Richard F. Noble, Wm. F. Bowman, David Porter, Grove Selzer, Milton Gardner, Spray Penney, Freeman Freshmen White, Leon H. Kiddoo, Edgar Watkins, Phil Guenzel, Ernest Lahr, Ralph Scott, Wardner Traphagan, Vance Cornfjusfecr, 1914 145 Cornfjtisftrr. 1914 Nolan Eckerson Houlettc Wachter McMullin Emley Archibald Corey turges Morris White Hawkins Grimm Miner nsma Ipfja Cps ilon ILamtjlia i Chapter Installed 1893 ROLL OF MEMBERS Bochoritch, Cecil J. Seniors Morse, Harold M. Hawkins, Earl G. Meyers, Charles Jouvenat, Victor Houlette, Dale Grimm, Arnold White, Shelly P. Abbott, Earl Miner, Walter Lewis, Alfred H. Sophomores Sturges, George H. Shaw, Marion Wachter, Roland Emley, Arthur Monson, Alvin O. McMullin, William Hart, James Freshmen Evans, Leland Kane, Leo Nolan, Martin Corey, Harold Rasmussen, John Miller, Harold CornfjuSfeer, 1914 147 CornljusUrr. 1014 igma Ciji aipfja €psiilon Installed 1883 ROLL OF MEMBERS Seniors Harvey, Howard C. Juniors Harley, J. Robertson Vaughan, Henry Lonabaugh, Harvey E. Perkins, Frank S. Sophomores Chace, Arthur C. Bock, Fred H. Harold, Matthewf G. Brittain, James E. Emery, Paul Dennis, Paul M. Whitmore, Burton C. Holben, Hubert C. Freshmen Grainger, Harry K. Parrish, Guy P. Dickson, Marion L. Chapin, Don A. Windham, Samuel C. Barton, John L. Craig, Kenneth Y. Pierce, Sidney Cornfjusifecr, 1914 149 «■ ■ ii ■ ' i . — kT ' — ' i- 517 South Eleventh Street 150 Cornliiishfi. 1014 i h ■ ■1 i l; 1 H HFl 1 U 1 L 1 1 ' l 1 1 ■n i i 1 K i 1 Q Mills Fclken Neville Safarik Cone L. Yochu.n C. Yochum K. Cook C. Cook Miller Kingery Mastin Eger Samuelson Snyder Spooner Trumbull Parkinson Weeks ©elta €ta CJjapter igma Mm Installed 1909 Trumbull. Fred R. ROLL OF MEMBERS Seniors Safarik, Lumir R. Juniors Kingery, Lisle B. Harlan. Hugh V. Brace, Orval Miller, Glenn H. Spooner, George A. Snyder, Kenneth M. Samuelson, Leon W. Mastin, Guy N. Sophomores Cook, Carl Folken, Garrett Cook, Kenneth Weeks, Roswel! S. Freshmen Eger, Paul Krahulik, Emil Hays, Byron MacHerron, Byron Mills. Emir Neville, William Reiniecke, Lloyd Walters, Joseph Yochum, Lee CorntujJbcr, 1914 151 1319 Q Street 152 (ConiliiiSlirr, 1014 m.u Tunks Peterson Chamberlai Koupal Ruby Qu Morrison Weigand . Woodward Cotton ch Scott Ballis Hager Kierle McBr 1 E. Taylor Keefe igma i)i Cpgilon iSelirasfea gllpfjalCfjapter ROLL OF MEMBERS Installed 1911 Seniors Glen V. Tunks Sam G. Chamberlain Lloyd Harden Clifford C. Keirle Frank J. Kruse Harry E. Cotton R. Earl Cady Dean D. McBrien Joseph Aldrich Oscar T. Peterson William P. Dresher Stuart K. Clark Leonard Allen Joe L. Woodward Juniors Harold M. Morrison Loren L. Ewing Roland Miller Clifford B. Scott Jesse Quinn Warren A. Doolittle Thomas E. Kokjer Arthur E. Ballis Burke W. Taylor James H. Keefe Sophomores Guy Weigand Walter E. Hager Richard V. Koupal MiUis E. Miller Leo Lowry Freshmen Doane Pickering Irvin A. Mellon Francis Purney Harlan Peard Henry Thiesen CorntjufibEr, 1914 153 1325 K Street 154 CoinluisUri. 1014 Jeffords Fillipe Foe well Williams Gentzle r Hell; John Elwell Gunther Sinkie nett Arrack Tyler Tayk iStfarastsa Cfjapter Acacia Installed 1905 ROLL OF MEMBERS Seniors X ' Tyler, Varro E. Monbeck, Roy R. Elwell. Tohn A . Williams, Guy H. Kieck, Wm. G. Brown, C. Neil Shumway, Harold S. Basye, George L. Hurtt, Leon C. Morse, Charles K. Gunther, Fred J. Ganz, Carl D. Bates, Cleo W. Fonda, James E. Juniors Fillipe, Joseph A. Foe, Howard S. Gunels, Charles E. Meier, Louis F. Meyer, Earl L. Burnett, Jerome B. Sophomores Sinkie, Otto A. Gentzler, Russell W. Heller, David G. X Elwell, Joseph M. Jeffords, John M. Freshmen Bostik, Edward J. Coulter, Victor O. Amack, Russell Corni)us;ber, 1914 434 North Seventeenth Street 156 CornliuKfarr, 1014 g, „ , Wagner Northrup Stephens Bauman Kirk Norman Neft Christy Miller R. Lyman Huck Epperson Dawson Clark R. Clark Lyman Kavan Eldredge Finley Arnott Pierce Hess McNabb Agor Glade Haynes Rein ilber IL nx Founded at the University of Nebraska 1913 ROLL OF MEMBERS Seniors Wagner, R. P. Kirk, W. B. Miller. H. P. Lyman, R. H. Huck, C. M. Epperson, C. H. Kavan, W. B. Dawson, R, B. Hess, H. W. Agor, H. McNabb, H. L. Northrup, R. H. Bauman, W. H. Juniors Finley, R. H. Rein, C. L. Haines, W. J. Clark, R. F. Glade, W. P. Christy, A. H. Sophomores Norman, H. F. Pierce, H. Freshmen Stevens, L. C. Nefif, H. Clark, Maurice Lyman, R. G. Eldredge, D. G. Arnott, Edward Cornt)U£{feer, 1914 157 307 North Twenty-fourth Street 158 CorniiusUrr. 1014 1 — ? . m m Pf m- WWf ' f H Hi H I % 1 ■ f t t I 1 H V tr If n TV I t f f r t 7 1 1 1 1. n V m George Patr ck Godfrey Jones M errick Wood 1 S. Whiscnand Skinner Gentleman Carpenter Rice Anderson Meyers Wilber | J. Whisenand Heine Holland W. Sjogren O. Sjogren Kjelson F Jf arm ?|ousie Or ROLL OF MEMBERS Seniors osson Richie Smith j ganized at Nebraska 1911 Richey. Harry W. Meyers, P. Thomas Skinner, Lewellyn T. Whisenand, James W. Heine, Vincent J. Merrick, Homer C. Juniors Kjelson, Albert V. Whisenand, Stephen H. Anderson, Ernest G. Smith , Raymond O. Rice, John B. Sjogren, Oscar W. Posso n, Rutherford J. Godfrey, Earl L. Holland, Robert E. Weber, Clarence R. Gentleman, Francis W. Sophomores Sjogren, John W. Rist, Lewis B. Jones, Henry A. Taylor, Fred L. Freshmen Carpenter, Ray W. s CoritijugfeEr, 1914 159 George Babson Reed Webermeyer Rail Moates Schafer Thurber Paustian Frank Merriam Walker Schofield Ripperton Hauptman Weeks Krebs Rhodes Founded at Nebraska 1910 ROLL OF MEMBERS Seniors Thurber, Francis Rail, Ray Ripperton, John Rhodes, LeRoy Juniors Webermeyer, William Paustian, Franz Frank, Theodore Merriam, Faye Walker, Harold Weeks, David Hauptman, Charles Sophomores George, Vincent Reed, Frank Schafer, Frank Krebs, August Freshmen Babson, Paul Moates, Guy Scholield, Charles 160 (CornljusUrr, 1014 SOROR Concerts, flowers, shows, garden parties, balls and dinners, rides and drives. All the time-killing distractions of these fashion- able lives. — E. Nesbit. Coritfiujrtirr. 1014 IIQ K . 2 kj L rafll w-FW Fm H M 9llmA y HI I tH A, ' a lH r r ' V ' " T Hathaway B Malone Davis Byack C. McMahon 1 jBI MtK ' , ' V. j 1. r-flk ' to .jHHH ytlM HHBI eese Ashby Kastle Busk Condra Sm Boyles Horner Ba th Cusac bcock Brownell McMichael Whitmore Jenkins k Sherwin G. McMahon Iptja Ciji mesa Xi Cftapttr Installed 1907 ROLL OF MEMBERS Seniors Malone, Florence McMahon, Grace Brownell, Ruth Juniors Boyles, Florence Breese, Clarice McMichael, Ruth Condra, Cordelia Sophomores Johnson, Mabel Jenkins, Charlotte Babcock, Lodicea McMahon, Clara Cusack, Marie Freshmen Schwab, Helen Whitmore, Ruth Horner, Grace Ashby, Ruth Smith, Ruth Sherwin, Margaret Kastle, Marian Davis, Dorothy Boggs, Charlotte Block. Evelyn Pierson. Edith Busk, Blanche Cornl)usifeer,19l4 163 1232 R Street Cornfiughrr. 1014 Hauptman M. Sanders Lowenberg L. Sanders Ryan Young Rush Scroggin Hatfield Nissen King Do.niny Froyd E. Chace Fitzgerald Birkner Murtey Stephens Coman L. Cha Ipfja micron i Heta Cljapter Installed 1903 Waters, Melvina ROLL OF MEMBERS Seniors Birkne r, Gisela Juniors Stephens, Stella Fitzgerald. Elsie Murtey, Mabel Chace, Lou Sophomores Coman, Carrie Chace, Ethel Young, Veva Hauptman, Irma Dominy, Gladys King, Hazel Froyd, Edna Lowenberg, Gladys Freshmen Eckles, Helen Nissen, Nell Hatfield, Hermine Rush, Beulah Sanders, Mabel Scroggins, Doris Ryan, Nell Sanders, Lucile Cornfjugfeer, 1914 165 (CornfjusUrr. 1014 Stidworthy Wheeler Neville Leitch Haarmann Welch Ayr Brewster Robbins Hollingworth Doyle Holland Loeb Johnson en Stivers Haller Evans Heaton McKee Anderson Nor Ipfja J)i Mthra ba jSu Cljapter Installed October 1, 1907 ROLL OF MEMBERS Seniors Ruth Evans Madeline Stivers Marion Pettis Juniors Elsa Haarmann Beulah Brewster Janet Wheeler Edith Robbins Helen Heaton Marie McKee Sophomores Vivian Holland Ruth Warren Mabel Anderson Virginia Leitch Vivienne Ayres Hazel Norris Freshmen Helen Stidworthy Virginia Neville Genevieve Welch Ethel Hollingworth Marguerite Loeb Elizabeth Doyle Mary Haller Hazel Sabin Irene Johnson Cornfjugfeer, 1914 167 Coinliuflbrr, 1914 m 1 fi 1 n 1 1 ■■ Kl 1 71 r H S H Wz Q k r h PH| wm ' m fi K p M |1 ■jfl Huii t. 1ki ii. . M ij , 1 lu McCaw Daniels Spauldii Runge Bates McNam Neilson Elhers Sanbo Ipija Xi iielta J?ebrasfea l fjo Cfjapter Installed June 5, 1912 ROLL OF MEMBERS Seniors Christine Claussen Verda Sanborn Beulah McCaw Eva McNamara Juniors Agnes Neilson Bertha Elhers Isabel Coons Ruth Carroll Helen Pierce Caryl Spaulding Sophomores Mona Lacy Madge Daniels Louise Schavaland Laura Bates Freshmen Minnie Bath Delia Rich Cornfjusifeer, 1914 169 220 Nurth Iwciuy-sixth Sircct 170 CornijufiUfr, 1014 1 PS ■ n ■ ' 1 [■ 1 «| VVd i Pi |n| 1 Wl 1 i l1 k ' -■■ ur.ll k 1. li lMi Kiii Im ' ,„ 2 H Busche Huffman Collins Fisher Stetter Stuby Hill Piper Arterburn Hardin Hookstra Malzache appa Cfjaptcr Ci)i mega Installed 1903 ROLL OF MEMBERS Hill, Florence Seniors Wilson, Annie Hardin, Clair Hookstra, Merle Huffman, Helen Stetter, Ruth Juniors Aber, Sadie Bowker, Lea Arterburn, Agnes Stuby, Helen Fisher, Myrtle Sophomores Piper, Lois Malzacher, Fannie Collins, Mary Freshmen Pegler, Edna Forest, Annabelle Busche, Elsie Corttijusfber, 1914 (CornljujfUfr. 1014 Troup Kirschstein Miller G. Lord Ma Robertson L. Lord Reeder Petree Challis Wingert Shade Hayes l elta Belta ®elta llappa Cljopter Established 1894 Bonnell, Valeria ROLL OF MEMBERS Seniors Sturm, Gertrude Chopin, Eunice Bennett, Esther Williams, Rae Thomas, Bernice Morrison, Ella Robertson, Marie Kirschstein, Irene Frost, Florence Challis, Mary Brown, Florence Anderson, Verna Clark, Hazel Lord, Gladys Sophomores Reeder, Lucile Petree, Lou Troup, Ramona Wingert, Maurine Shade, Lulu Baldwin, Cecil Freshmen Gideon, Alice Hayes, Nancy Lord, Etta Mawhinney, Beryle Miller, Alice Powers, Regina CorntjiMJfeer, 1914 173 Corn()u«fcfr. 1014 I. mm«mSS Mills Sllsworth Nve Scott Kimball Galley Miller rett Rayn Bucher Ixappa Chapter ©elta amma ROLL OF MEMBERS Established 1888 Bunt, Gladys Miller, Edna Seniors Hyde, Elizabeth Nye, Catherine Raymond, Dorothy Kimball, Marjorie Young, Francis Stern, Mabel Weesner, Genevieve Mills, Ruth Juniors Morning, Mildred Sophomores Miller, Julia Bucher, Ella Starrett, Esther Ellsworth, Dorothy Galley, Maud Watkins, Marian Carroll, Helen Keefer, Katherine Freshmen Fugett, Margaret Rustin, Margaret Kilpatrick, Augusta Scott, Helen Farrell, Lelabeth Cornfiuiffeer, 1914 175 Corninifiihrr, 1014 Heta Cfjaptcr Wiese, Bertha Odell, Ruth Inhelder, Ruth Houska, Emily Peck, Helen Installed 1910 Wiese Houska Peck Schwenk Knepper Morse Brown Beesley Jeffrey Odell Tolles Higgins Dodds Estes Inhelder Arnold ©elta Heta ROLL OF MEMBERS Seniors Knepper, Katherine Brown, Edna Cameron, Mary Juniors Morse, Margery Sophomores Estes, Winifred Dodds, Clara Freshmen Higgins, Blanch Jeffrey, Bess Schwenk, Iva Tolles, Fae Arnold, Ethel Beesley, Marguerite Comtuaifecr, 19X4 177 l . - ' :?i 423 North Thirteenth Street 178 (toiiilinahri-. 1014 Louise Coe Cox Howard Finch Matteson Angle shall Lulu Coe Lewis Weston Atwood Crittendon Northrup Murtey Koehler Bedwell Lindley McAdan Wood Proudfit k Wallace Peck Preece i appa Ipfja fjeta 3Rf)0 Cfjaptcr Installed 1887 ROLL OF MEMBERS Seniors Gray, Geraldine Koehler, Helen Preece, Marian McAdam, Maurine Peck, Helene Northrup, Louise Murtey, Aurel Beck, Hazel Juniors Bedwell, Louise Sophomores Marshall, Marguerite Jones, Erma Atwood, Catharine Proudfit, Alice Coe, Lulu Mae Wallace, Dorothy Matteson, Helen Angle, Florence Lewis, Virginia Freshmen Coe, Louise Weston, Sarah Crittendon, Cornelia Cox, Emily Howard, Loa Finch, Grace Wood, Florence Coritfjusifeer, 1914 179 330 North Fourteenth Street 180 CornI)ii{(i rr. 1014 Borland Dennis C. Lf Sheldon Clinton Mitchell Folsom Ja Unde yda Harph ckson and Romans Cecil Butler Welch Thomas L. Leyda Beaumont Denman Shepherd Wheeler m Poland Carey Butler Eiker Chase Ensign Scott 1 Stephens Sorenson Rathke Williams Squair Mc Henry I Eappa Ikappa (§amma g tgma Cfjapter ROLL OF MEMBERS Seniors Installed 1884 Sorenson, Helen Poland, Hazel Scott, Elizabeth Butler, Cecil McHenry, Margaret Juniors Beaumont, Evelyn Romans, Alice Harpham, Dorothy Thomas, Helen Williams. Ella Rathke, Bertha Sophomores Butler, Carey Leyda, Lucille Leyda, Camille Jackson, Ruby Shepherd, Helen Freshmen Folsom, Phoebe Sheldon, Isador Borland, Henrietta Denman, Katherine Mitchell, Lula Behling, Eda Squair, Margaret Stephens, Dorothy Wheeler, Esther Dennis, Lucille Ensign, Pauline Chase, Janet Clinton, Hildegard Eiker, Claire Undeland, Jean Welch, Gertrude mnniaiaa Cornfjusffecr, 1914 181 1640 G Street 182 Coin!)U6Ufr, ' 0 -i ««a Young C. Lyford Heckler H. Lyford Quigley Finney Unland Taylor F. Young Antrii Knight Lane Kellogg Maher Edith Payton i iBeta Pji iScijraSfea Jlieta Cfjaptcr Installed January, 1895 ROLL OF MEMBERS Dorothy Knight Erma Naeve Seniors Rachel Kellogg Edith Payton Ruth Maher Fanny A. Lane Juniors Genevieve Lowry Gladys Neeshaw Florence Nason Sophomores Florence Taylor Edna Payton Grace Porter Leah Shaw Dorothy Cams Jeanetta Finney Bernice Heckler Pauline Killian Freshmen Lottie Unland Florinda Young Leonora Young Hallie Antram Clara Powers Ruth Quigley Constance Lyford Helen Lyford Alice Fullerton Cornt)«£ifeer,19l4 183 (Coriiliujrttrr, 1914 Nickolson Cuba Jeflords Wyman Holtz Moodi( Ncligh Farley F. Daniels Stone Downing Hayes Allen Phillips Newmyer M. Daniels Keifer djotfj Founded at the University of Nebraska March 5, 1910 Margaret Keifer Frances Wyman Seniors Phyllis Neligh Mabel Daniels Florence Daniels Margaret Long Juniors Loraine Holtz Mildred Cuba Marguerite Farley Jessie Downing Zoe Hayes Ethel Allen Clara Newmyer Helen Briggs Sophomores Lucy Jeffords Carrie Moody Freshmen Marion Nicholson Ethel Stone Blanche Phillips Cornljusifecr, 1014 185 (£l)cri ' l)ob}» must liUc soiufljolu. 86 (Corn!)ugUfr. 1014 1 r 1 ! ' t « f 1 I( f % ; 1 f 1 f «| Schott T. Lehn Brother Frankforter Upsc ler Nordgren WaJkcr Reavis m Borrowman Plum Kirk JUIplja € )i igma L. Lehmer Lewis Kellner iJfbrasba Cfjapter ROLL OF MEMBERS Honorary Members Installed 1909 Dales, Dr. Benton Franforter, Prof. C. J. Upsom, Prof. F. W. Borrowman, Prof. Geo. Seniors Plum, Prof. Lewis, Garland Kellner, Roy Reavis, David Walker. E. F. Kautz, Archie Kirk. William Schott, John Brother, George Nordgren. August E. Coleman, A. B. Adams, P. A. Thurber, F. H. Juniors Lehmer, Theo. J. Lehmer, Lloyd H. Sophomores Everts, Glen Lynch L. L. 188 Cornlititfiirr. 1014 Ipfja eta f % % S. Whisenand Raymond J. Whi; Sjogren Burns Patrick Rockii Wood Lathrop Richie Holland nd Heine George Keim Skinner Cornliufiil er, 1914 189 Ml Belta igma ©clta « f M f ti f Westfall Neville V.incc Johnson Miner Purncv Coulter Darworl Meier Butz Bostock Aldcn Donovan D. Houlette Miller Philp Fonda L. Houletle Specht Spencer — — 1 190 €ornlni«lifr, 1014 J5u igma fji f - ;- 1 Dore Sisler Orvis Perry Williams Mason « i Cornfjuaifecr, 1914 191 iJitroatn Chapter Sota igma i Installed 1914 ROLL OF MEMBERS Fossler, Mary Gere, Mariel Honorary Members Smith, Sylvia Miller, Edna Ward, Nell Parsons, Susanne Squires, Ruth Seniors Osborn, Barbara O ' Brien, Ruth Juniors Kauffman, Geraldine 192 Cornfjujffcrr, 1014 3ota igma l i Cornijusffecr, 1914 193 ft A 1 1 J ■ ► r i r ' i i I ■ ■ ■ ' ' TK ■•xw - " " " KlWU J • « v H 1 Omaha 194 (tornl)us(Urr. 1014 fSllI IIH ,3 J {KKi 3 if T ? Mitchell Rosenbaum Harms McGrath Colbert Moyer Salisbury Farnam Flory Gramlich Johnson Fuller Sage A. J. Ross Founded at University of Michigan 1882 ROLL OF MEMBERS Young, B. A. Moser, R. A. Aten, W. B. Broman, M. R. Hoffmeister. G. W. Horton, F. L. Wildhaber, W. T. Riggert, L. Johnson, J. Seniors Harms, C. W. Gramlich, R. C. Juniors Meyer, C. A. Rosenbaum, H. A. Sophomores Ross, W. L., Jr. Sage, E. C. Curti, R. E. Fuller, C. R. Galbreath, W. R. Freshmen Montgomery, E. Salisbury, F. S. Ross, A. J., Jr. Higbee, D. Moyer, T. C. Geissler, P. C. Colbert, F. J. Sinamark, A. Flory, P. J. McGrath, W. P. Farnam, G. F. Bocken, F. E. Losey, R. R. Corni)uSfecr,1914 195 |3lji Ipija Can Eppersoi Schwab Ray 1 Goode Smith Dawson Stewart DIckinso n Pri icr Grijwo d Sorenson Clark Welch Aitor Kiddoo Bry.n Garrett Hesi nbcrs— Rein, C. L. 196 ConiliiisUrr. 1014 Mi 2 lta Mi Perry Tyler Munn B. Griffin Underwood Spencer Miller S. Griffin White Ray Simmons Shoemaker Ellis Meier Chat DeLamatre Noble Kiddoo Amerman Delzell Goode Schmidt Soeur Garrett Barton Foster Hastings Robbins Saunders Florey Charlesworth Cornfjugfecr, 1914 197 Founded at Northwestern University 1890 ROLL OF MEMBERS Seniors Burns, H. D. Erskine, E. B. Goodnough. J. H. King, D. D. Kotlar. F. J. Moon. C. F. Juniors Barry, A. C. Heine, C. D. Johnson, O. D. Young. A. J. Sophomores Bastron, C. H. Hanisch, L. E. Kepner, R. B. Leonard, E. R. Niehaus, F. W. Parks, D. B. Riley, W. K. Sanman, L. F. Undine, C. A. Webb, A. H. Freshmen Sigworth, D. C. Arnold, M. O. Davis. J. C. Payne. M. A. Krahulik, E. J. Thompson, K. L. Westover, R. P. Sherwood, R. G. Weigand. G. L. Way, C. W. Mauer, R. T. Talcott. V. V. Crane. J. J. Cultra, G. M. Folken, G. Hough, J. W. Larson, A. A. Nolan, M. 198 Coi ' iiiiiisitrr. 1014 Cornf)«2!fecr, 1914 [ENGINEERING] Founded at the University of Nebraska 1904 ROLL OF MEMBERS Seniors Atwell, C. A. Cotton, H. E. Edison, O . E. Formanek, J. F. Green, R. M. Gunther, F. J. Hickman, A. L. Krajicek, S. A. Lyman, R. F. Marty. C. O. Nelson, W. A. Parker. L. T. Peterson, O. T. Walker. G. A. Wagner. R. P. Wohlford, C. J. Wood, T. E. Goetze, H. H. Albert, F. C. Juniors Spooner, G. A. Clark, S. K. Frank, T. L. Sjogren, O. W. Weeks, D. P. Stout. O. V. P. Ferguson, O. J. Hoffman, J. D. Chase, L. W. In Faculty Chatburn, G. R. Bridgman, J. N. Seaton, L. F. Mickey, C. E. Hollister. V. L. Raber, B. F. Wood. I. D. Dean, C. L. 200 (CoriiI)U8lirr,1014 igma Wm « « f « t f t « Nelson Lyman Weeks Formanek Martz Goetze Edison Hickman Wagner Atwell Parker Krajicek T. E. Wood Green Walker , Albert Gunther Clark Spooner Sjogren Peterson Wohlford Frank Prof. Mickey Prof. Seaton Prof. Ferguson Prof. Chatburn Prof. Chase Dean Stout Prof. Hollister Prof. Bridgman Prof. Wood Cornftusifecr, 1914 2530 O Street 202 Cornfiti£(! rr, 1014 Hunt Wilson Hollingsworth Gardner Alldritt K Hansen Barnum Hunt Cook Neville Hooper Cothns Robinson Rousey Tatman Brigham Li ich Ruzicka Ubl Draper Clopine Biddlecomb Hubenthol Greusel sii Chapter Hunt, G. H. Hollingsworth, R. M. xi m m)i ROLL OF MEMBERS Seniors Casper, R. W. Rousey, A. L. Ruzicka, J. E. Installed 1905 Ubl, J. L. Ough, J. C. Hansen, G. H. Barnum, E. H. Hunt, L. T. Juniors Hooper, B. L. Alldritt, R. V. Kirschner, H. H. Draper, E. W. Klein, E. F. Barry, J. P . Hubenthol, G. W. Wilson, R. A. Collins, P. C. Gardner, E. R. Marshall, J. B. Sophomores Clopine, L. A. Biddlecom, L. S. Cook, H. C. Robinson, C. C. Tatman, C. D. Brigham, R. J. Linch, H. B. Greusel, P. P. Neville, H. Honorary Members Dr. W. Clyde Davis, B. S., M. D., D. D. S. Dr. E. R. Truell, D. M. D. Dr. J. B. Troyer, D. M. D. Dr. T. A. Trumble, D. D. S. Dr. C. M. Brookman, D. D. S. Dr. G. A. Grubb, D. D. S. Dr. F. W. Webster, D. D. S. CornfjuSbcr, 1914 203 Jf acultp awh P ouorarp Avery, Chancellor Lyman, Dr. R. A. Dales, Dr. Benton Frankforter, Prof. E. C. Borrowman, Prof. G. Hansen, Prof. N. P. Perusse, Prof. F. J. Thompson, Prof. H. L. Lewis, G. E. Pease, A. V. 1914 Don, E. N. De Long. A. H. David, R. K. Cone. O. W. Irwin, A. R. Worthman, H. F. Thompson. G. L. Howard, P. P. 1915 Larsen, A. A. Hansen, E. N. Fletcher. F. Bostrom, G. McMurry, H. Bone, R. 1916 Schaufelberger, E. Pledges Pickering, M. 204 Cornlnisdtrr. 1914 J)i Belta Cf)i Established in Nebraska March 22, 1912 I « « f i o Cornijusber, X914 Graves Cutright ins Cla Epperson Poteet igma Cliaptrr )igma IDelta Ciji Installed 1914 IGMA Delta Chi is an honorary fraternity devoted to the profession of jour- inalism. The members of Sigma Delta Chi are chosen for their proficiency in fthe work which is sponsored by the fraternity, for scholarship and for general ability. In addition, they must be members of the two upper classes, or sopho- mores in their second semester. It will be the principal work of the fraternity for the first few years to assist in advancing the cause of a school of journalism at Nebraska. Its members, through their experience in the student publications, are aware of the advantages that would come to the University and its students through such a course and the increased interest in jour- nalism and student publications. The fraternity elects to associate membership men in business or professional work who are interested in such an organization. ROLL OF MEMBERS Honorary Members Avery, Chancellor Samuel Sherman, Dean L. A. LeRossignol, Prof. J. E. Buck. Prof. Philo H.. Jr. Scott, Prof. R. D. Jones, Will Owen (State Journal) Active Chapter Trimble, Chandler Graves, Ernest H. Babcock, Fred L. Cutright, John L. Chacc, Arthur C. Schwab, Harold J. Reed, Merrill V. Perkins. Frank S. Epperson. Charles H. Clark, Russell F. Samuelson. Leon N. Snyder, Kenneth M. Northrup, Ralph II. Lyman, Richard F. Brown. C. Neil Pledges Locke, Wm. M. Spencer. P. Craig Poteet, Marcus L. Cornlmsifcrr. 1014 Clje :cllumiu :3[6sociation of tljc mUcrsitp of i cbrasUa Office in the Administration Building OFFICERS. DIRECTORS. Jones, Will O., President Lincoln B ow " - E. R- .Arbor B.schof. A. A. . . . Neb City - " ' ' Ramsey. William Omaha Ringer. J. Dean.. So. Omaha O ' SuUivan, Eva, Vice Pres. ..Omaha Force. J. R Tekamah Dawlmg. W. L Maduon Reed, Guy E.. Acting Sec Lincoln Sk.le. C. M ... .David a.y -d,.. H arry_ . . . . Sjward Snell, N. Z., Treasurer Lincoln Thomp on, R. M Ravenna BurRCrt. George . Kearney 0nx rabuatcs XF YOU should be asked why you know that Nebraska is a great institution, how would you go about it to prove to your inquisitor that certainty on your part? Of course, you could point to our buildings, our professors, our great number of students; but before the questioner would show enthusiasm for your side of the question you must take him out into the laboratory of life and let him see what our graduates have given to the larger civilization. Approximately five thousand graduates have scattered themselves to the " four cor- ners of the globe. " Almost as many more former students claim allegiance to the University of Nebraska. Lawyers, bankers, teachers, farmers, manufacturers, engineers, doctors, journalists, authors, diplomats, statesmen, merchants, lecturers, soldiers and live business men are showing to the world what it means to get training in the Uni- versity of Nebraska. If somebody would give me a ship that I might follow my own inclination and visit our graduates throughout the world, I would want to have a full cargo of unbelievers that I might watch their astonishment as they realized the unselfishness and enthusiasm with which our graduates entered chosen work in foreign fields. Suppose we set sail from New Orleans. In spite of revolutions and counter revolutions, we will leave the boat at Vera Cruz and journey inland through Mexico and meet the assembled Ne- braskans at Mexico City. George I. Babcock, ' 94, one of the international secretaries of the Y. M. C. A.; James H. Bell, ' 02, publisher of the " El Diario " : Elliott, ' 04, clergy- man; French, ' 10; Hickman, ' 98; Lyon, ' 95; Montmorency, ' 94; Pollard. ' 96 — all engi- neers. Rev. E. E. Troyer, August Turner, ' 03, Y. M. C. A. secretary; Dr. Frederick Voss and Burton W. Wilson, ' 96, would be among the number who would greet us. A more representative bunch of men could not be found. We will journey forward rap- idly into the lands washed by the Caribean Sea. In Hayti we would meet A. J. CoUett, ' 00, newly appointed director general of public works of the Republic of Santo Do- mingo. In Porto Rico we would meet a corps of teachers, including Misses Brown, ' 13; Dunlavy, ' 07; Kincaide. ' 09; Lynch, ' 12; Piper. ' 04; Stockdale, ' 09; Swezey, ' 09; Anna Tibbetts, ' 08; and George L. Fawcett, ' 05, who is in the government service. In the Canal Zone six engineers and two teachers are doing their share of the work in com- pleting one of the wonders of the world. In Nicaragua Clifford N. Catlin, ' 03, is assay- ing and prospecting. In Venezuela Lynn Huntington, 04, short story writer, adventurer and engineer, and wife, Helen Streeter Huntington, are enjoying life on a large coffee plantation. From tropical regions we will visit Alaska, where we find one teacher, one engineer and one physician. In the Hawaiian Islands we discover J. G. Smith, ' 88, a rich planter; Clarence W. Rhodes, ' 76, of the Hawaiian Gazette, and Mrs. G. S. Gere, ' 90. In Japan Arthur Jorgenscn, ' 08, is secretary of the Y. M. C. A. of Tokio; William Axling and his wife, Lucinda Burrow Axling, are missionaries, and Kinju Akagi. ' 11, has returned to his native land to help with engineering projects. In Corea, Mella Mathews, ' 97, is a missionary. In the Philippines twenty-five graduates of Nebraska are among the lead- 208 Cornf)u«Urr. 1014 ing citizens. Joseph F. Boomer, ' 99, is editor of the Cable News American; Chas. S. Lobinger, ' 88, is a superior court judge; Archibald E. Palen, ' 07, is superintendent of the bureau of public works. Brigadier General Pershing, ' 93, has his headquarters at Manilla. There are many others, their occupations being teachers, soldiers and business men. In China we have eight missionaries, two business men, two professors and one consul. Claude W. Mason, ' 05, chose Siam as his field for medical missionary work. Australia has a representative from Nebraska in the person of Charles W. Irwin, ' 98. Let us take a rapid survey. In India H. N. Allen, ' 96, is a professor in the University of Poona. Basu, ' 05, is teaching his own people in the University of Calcutta. Six mis- sionaries are scattered at various stations in interior India. In Africa James Barkley, ' 92, and wife, ' 96, are living at Port Elizabeth in Cape Town, where Mr. Barkley is an electrical engineer. In Turkey Samuel Anderson, 02, and wife, ' 06, and Stella Lough- ridge, ' 95, are doing missionary work. In Bohemia John Bouchal, ' 12, is acting as vice consul, and Francis Petr, ' 04, is studying at Prague University. Clara Heimrod, ' 07, is located at Berne, Switzerland. Homer J. Edmiston, ' 92, is doing literary work in Rome, Italy. Germany has enticed about ten Nebraska graduate students to her universities. Dirk P. DeYoung, ' 07, is vice consul to Amsterdam, Holland, and has been making a name for himself as a writer on various phases of life in the Netherlands. In England Charles W. Wallace, ' 98, has been enlightening the world with his researches regarding the life of Shakespeare. Three or four other Nebraskans are in business in London. Thus we have seen that in almost any part of the world that there are Nebraskans to be found. In Canada seventeen Cornhuskers are subjects of the king of England. In the United States they are scattered about the states in the following numbers: Arkansas Maine Arizona Maryland 8 California ..192 Pennsylvania Colorado Michigan Minnesota 32 52 Rhode Island Delaware South Dakota District of Colu mbia. .. 70 Missouri. ' .;:;:::: Florida Montana . . Texas Utah Idaho New Jersey New Mexico .... 21 Illinois Indiana . . 27 Nebraska New York North Carolina... North Dakota Ohio 2.437 123 3 18 34 Iowa . 214 .. 69 .. 2 . . 3 Wisconsin Kansas Wyoming Kentucky Louisiana We must not forget that there are as many more former students who are loyal to the University. No effort has been made in the past to keep in touch with this army of men and women who spent only a year or two on the campus. These ex ' s, however, have been proving their loyalty by co-operating in every way with the graduates in their activities for the University; their letters are just as enthusiastic and their visits about as frequent as those of the people holding degrees. Nebraska ' s first graduating class is still one of the livest in the catalogue. It con- sists of J. S. Dales, who has collected almost every copper of fees which have been paid to the University, and Judge William Snell, of Tacoma, Washington. There are only four classes which have a record of all graduates living. One hundred and eighty Corn- huskers have gone to their last resting place, or a per cent of about three and one-half. For the purpose of uniting this vast body of men and women through the common bonds of their Alma Mater, the Alumni Association of the University has been formed. The official organ is known as " The Nebraska Alumnus. " At the present time some- thing more than 20 per cent of the living graduates are subscribers after only six months of activity. The association promotes home comings, class reunions and local alumni clubs for the purpose of organizing the graduates, so that they are of distinct service in co-operating with one another and that they may be of service to the Uni- versity. Cornijusfeer, 19X4 209 Bag; % taiU 1st Semester Evcrctts Bachr Weeks Koupal Beard Evans Dodds Arnold Kauffman Squires Babcock Cutright Snyder Driscoll Reed Perkins Wells Speier 210 Cornlnisfecr. 1014 I ag Mail 2nb emesiter Cornfjusifeer, 1914 211 " Agriculture " taff Smith, R. C Business Manager Wyman, Frances Home Economy Posson. R. J Associate Editor Jones, H. A Exchange Editor Richey. H. W Editor-in-Chief Godfrey, E. L . . . . Circulation Manager 212 €ornf)u«kfr. 1014 toghjan taff Cornt)U£(feer,19l4 213 f . THE „ EBrasiCa3 O.T.Peter-ion Ke hL. . HilFis BLUE-PRINT HJ FiskiM096 C O h artz , JOURNAL OF ENGINEERING SOC JMVEKSITY OF NEBRASKA SOC F ml ASKA ' n ' 3i C.A Houffrntin I » iJ»i A : Vol. XIII. 1914 L ' t Lincoln, ebr. Nnber I f: J WA.NelSoii 4a. Cii4- 214 (Cornf)ii£(ltfr, 1014 HOR MANY years the Union Literary Society has occupied a unique place in the fostering of social activities among University students. It is a democratic society whose ideal is to furnish inexpensive but wholesome literary and social entertainment. It affords an opportunity for social communion which is so essential as a recreation from study and also conducive to a balanced development. With the attainment of this ideal such a society ought to be a powerful factor in University life. Once a week the jolly " unions " meet in their splendid room on the third floor of the Temple, where they forget dull care and spend an evening playing games and enjoying a varied program of music, readings and talks. At the close all gather around the piano and sing the good old college songs until the lights blink and ' tis time to " see Nellie home. " The present year has been a very successful year for " Union Lit. " Its enrollment has been increased by a goodly number of new members of prom- ising ability. Some of the special features of the year were : a cottage party in the Penn woods, a boys ' and a girls ' program, a faculty night, a couple of fudge parties and the annual banquet at the Lindell. To its graduating members " Union Lit " has caused the days of college life to flit by more swiftly and pleasantly, and soon each one will express that word, which is found in every varied tongue of earth, that sad, sweet word " farewell. " Soon the sterner duties of life are upon all. Union to them is no more, save in memory, but each life bears the impress of every other life and the union of such influences as indissoluble forever. And though attention and interest are absorbed by the varied duties of life, yet in the after-glow fond memory will wander back to the good old days at Nebraska and the jolly times spent in Union Hall. CornfjuSfeer, 1914 21s nion Momcu Kidd Luckey Wesscn Wagner Athan Allyn McCarthy Hammond Lewis Poole Etsenberg Long 216 Corniiusflirr, 1{ 14 nion iHen Mads. Danley Steele Showalter We Posey Beard rd Galloway Sharp Reekie Lyda Atwell Wirsig Brown Cornf)us!fecr, 1914 217 engineering; ocictp, nibcrsitp of ilcbrasUa EXECUTIVE. OFFICERS. G. A. Walker President A. Luebs Vice President O. W. Sjogren Secretary R. M. Green Treasurer BOARD OF CONTROL. L. T. Parker President A. I. E. E. R. M. Green President U. N. S. C. E. A. Luebs President A. S. M. E. G. A. Spooner President U. N. S. A. E. O. W. Sjogren President A. S. A. E. vj _ HE ENGINEERING Society is an organization having as its aim the d (T promotion of interest along engineering lines, and the encouragement of k Va closer fellowship among the students of the Engineering College. Its membership is composed of those students who belong to any of the fine de- partmental societies of the college — the student branches of the American Insti- tut,: of Electrical Engineers, American Society of Mechanical Engineers. American Society of Agricultural Engineers, The University of Nebraska Society of Civil Engineers and The University of Nebraska Society of Architectural Engineers. The Society is governed by a board of control composed of the presidents of the departmental societies. This board elects the officers and appoints all commit- tees. Meetings are held regularly on the third Wednesday of each calendar month, provision being made for special meetings. Each departmental society, in turn, has charge of the program. Various engineering activities, such as Orpheum parties, smokers, dances, engineers ' week, etc., are planned and carried out during the school year. The Blue Print, a semi-annual technical publication, is the official journal of the En- gineering Society and is a great booster of engineering education and activities. MEMBERS. Albert, F. C. Anderson. C. H. Anderson, E. L. Bauman. W. H. BerKquist, Biba. Wm. Bixby, — ■ nk, A. Bo .rd. R. L. __ol, P. Buzzcll, D. A. Calvcr. B. H. Canncll. P. A. Campbell, F. C. Gather. J. E. Cook. E. H. Cotton. II. Clark. L. C. Coupland. W. C. Cooper, F. C. DeCou, R. C. Eaion, L. Edison. O. E. Ericson, M. Fairbanks. J. P. Fisher, C. L. Fishwood. H. M. Fowle. G. G. Frost. I. K. Gentry. H. E. Goddard. R. W. Hacker. F. C. Hall. W. Hartc, L. W. Jenkins. R. C Jones. E. A, kadlccek. E. Kecch, J. M. Kierle. C. C. Krajicek. S. A, Root. J. M. Kraus, L. W. Robinson. G. G. Lamphere. S. M. Rudd. L. R. Larson. A. V. Ryan. C. L. Lewis. C. L. Schink. D. C. Leschinsko. F. J. Sjogren. O. W. Luebs. A. Smith. A. Marty. C. O. Smith. C. S. Mcrriam. F. M. Spooner. G. A. Matheson. E. A. Stockwcll. E. D. Nelson. W. A. Sullivan. T. J. Nelson. A. L. Tell. A. W. NiKh. C. W. Thompson. G. G Norris. F. W. Thompson. J. G. Towne. C. C. Morton, L. D. Ohlsen. E. I. Parker. L. T. Vrana. Ed Wachtu. R. J. Paustian. F. H. Walker, G. A. Peterson. O T. Warner. R P. Peterson. T C. Weeks. I) P Pettee. W. R. Whitlield. II. B. Phares. L. S. Wilson. T. Plehn. W. C. Wohllord. C. J., H. C. Wood. T. E. 218 Cornliiishrr. 1014 Atwell Frost Ande Way Thompson Walker Norton Greenlee Kadle Hall Gunther Goddard Ferguson Hollister Parker Bates Paustia Sulliva 1. 3. c e (c merican Institute gf Electrical Engineers) Organized 1908 Aim — To advance the theory and practice of the science of electrical engi- neering. OFFICERS FIRST SEMESTER Ferguson, Prof. O.J Chairman Hollister, Prof. V. L Cor. Secretary Parker, L. T Student Chairman Edison, O. E Treasurer Gunther, F. J Recording Secretary SECOND SEMESTER. Ferguson, Prof. O.J Chairman Hollister, Prof. V. L Cor. Secretary Atwell, C. A Student Chairman Beck, C. W Treasurer Sullivan, T. J Recording Secretary Cornljusfecr, 1914 219 i rdjitectural €ngineenns ocietp 220 Cornljiifilifr, 1014 (German Clulj ( ' ev Xeiiti ' die Ok ' feUifle isereiii imirbe ben 13. Dftober 1904 fieciriiiibct. Tcv ,JJ ; iiiecf bieie ' 3 Jftlubs ift luic folgt: ©eleflenfji ' tt fiii. ' beiitjd)e Uuterbaltiiiig , ' ,ii gcbcii, bit- SJUtfllicbcridicii ' t in engcve 33e, icl)iiiig , it bviitgeii iiiib bcut)die 33ilbuiig in bcr Uniuerfitat IJobvnJ ' ta , u forbcnt. Si ' ll iib ciii £lnbciit, bcv tiidi tige 5lvbcit in ben bobcren bcntidicn Mlaffen tnt, obcr ivgcnb cin nnbever Uniuerfi tdtsftnbent, ber nndi bcm (5j;ftutii.ifoiiimittcc fcibig ift, bie Si ' cnle be5 Jilhib-J , n fiirbcni, ift beni 5?erein uniblbnr; aber bie SJHtgliebcrfdinft bnrf nic breif;ig ntiiue SOMtglicber iiberfteigen. Sllie jrofefforen, I ' cbvcr, (lollegiatcn nnb etipcubinien be bentfdien departments nnb nndi nde nttiue iWitfllieber, bie ibfc ilserbinbniui mit bev Uniucrfttat gelbft bnben, finb Gbvcnniiiglieber biefe S iisereiiiv. ' 3)ie isevfammlnngcn finb jebe ' mi ' IlUid)en bei ben uerfdiiebenen DJMtglicbevn. 33ei faft jeber ;Viianimenfuntt gibt e S miditigoii Ok ' fdirtff; fo midjtig, bnfj d oft bent iBorfitu ' r uici , n fd)affcn nt(id)t, bie in ' raiirrnng in Cvbnnng ,yt bringcn. Soldie iUnlvdge, pnt 33eifpiel, tuie bie: „3c() babe eine ' isevbeffcrnng , u ber syerbeffernng, " n. f. w. uineileu luirb ein mnfihilifdies srogrnnim gcgebcii obcr ctiunS iiber Teutfd) Innb, bie bentfdje finnft obcr bie bentfdie L ' tternlnr. I ' lnd) nmdien bie aiJitcjlieber fid) uiel i ergniigen an bentfdien Spielen nnb iiiebern. ' iUelleid)t ift ba» U)id)tige Spiet „5?ie arme fiat3e " bas SdieblingSfpiel, nnb ba y[bfd)iebvlieb „2Seb ' , bcif; uiir fdieibcn miiffen " luirb iniiner am gnbe jeber ' -Iverfammlniui gefiingen. i siel X ' entfd) mirb gefprodien, aber oft mnf; rl. ,s eppner fommen mit biefer (i-rnuib nnng: „Tentfd), nur Tentid) mirb bier gefprodien! " •Dfcidiften . ' gerbft null ber in-rein ben , ebnten (Hebnrfvtag feiern. SUIe alien HUtglieber, etnm brei bunbert nnb fedi ' J. ig, loerben eingelnben luerben, biefe ' j eft mitjnfeiern. C ivofie isorbereitnngen merben gemad)t, biefer eier grofjeu Crrfolii 5n geben. Corntjusibcr, 1914 221 Hrbek Prokop Stibal Sadilek Kadlccek Janouch Provaznik Jclen dla Smrha T. Kubik Strejc Cerny Dusatko strong Dworak Swatek Hrbck Janouch Jelinck Formanek HIava L. Kufc Kraus Vrana Sucha Spirk Baumann StcidI Dusatko Kavan Ivoinensikp Clul) XN THE year 1903 the first of the Komensky Clubs was organized at the Uni- versity of Nebraska. The name of Bohemia ' s famous educational reformer, lohn Amos Komensky, or Comenius, was decided upon as the most appropriate title for the club. Immediately after organization the members of this club began corresponding with students at other universities and colleges in the west, with a view to organizing similar clubs at their respective schools. Today there are twenty- seven clubs located at different universities, colleges and in cities where there are no such schools. Clubs are located at such schools as the State Universities of Minnesota, Illi- nois, Iowa, Texas and Nebraska. Northwestern University. Ames and Coe Colleges in Iowa, and State Normal Schools in Texas. These clubs have formed a federation known as the " Educational Association of Komensky Clubs. " The Komensky Club at Lincoln directs and plans the activities of those clubs which have not the facilities for literary and historical studies. The official organ of these associated educational clubs, the " Komensky, " a monthly publication, is issued from this University. Almost two years ago the clubs, under the leadership of the local chapter, undertook to raise a fund for the purpose of erecting a statue of Komensky on the University campus in Lincoln. About $1,500 has already been actually collected, exclusive of prom- ised subscriptions. The prosperous growth of these Bohemian educational clubs is a matter of great pride to the local club, which is constantly active in earnest work for the advancement along literary lines of the second and third generations of Bohemian-Americans. The officers of the club for this year arc as follows: l- ' IKST SEMESTER Smrha, Albert M President Sterbn. Vlasta Vice President Du aiko, Louiae Secretary Janouch. Clara Trea«urer Provaznik, Hattie Correapondent Hrbkova, Prol. Strka B Adviaor SECOND SEMESTER Kri.l, Emma Pretident Provamik. Hattie Vice Preaident Kubik. Lad Secretary Hrbek, Cyril J Treaturer Sireic, Bcsaic M CorreipondenI Hrbkova, Prof. Sarkt B Adylaor 222 CornI)U{({trr. t014 Johnson Ga eckler Ogden Romer Hills Outhouse Blander Nelso Cuba Cooper Dysart F. Long E. Long Gordon Bixby Smith 1 [anson Hunter Barber Graham Sanford Lonneker P. Hummel E. H Hatin Clut) CIRCULUS LATINUS UNIVERSITATIS NEBRASKENSIS CHE LATIN Club of the University of Nebraska was organized for the first time in 1902, and later reorganized in 1904. The purpose of this club was to bring into closer relation those students in the department of Roman History and Literature, who are most interested in the study, to promote Latin scholar- ship among the members and to advance in all ways the interests of the members and of the department. One year ' s work in the department must be completed before a student is eligible for election to the club, and election is based solely upon scholarship. The membership is limited to thirty, and as this includes graduate students of the department, the standard is very high. The meetings are held once a month at the homes of the members, where topics of interest to Latin students are discussed. Papers are read by the members, translations are made from Roman authors not usually read, Latin songs are sung, and a Latin play given nearly every year. One meeting of the year is always devoted to a program given by the faculty. After the program a social hour is enjoyed and refreshments served. Eighty per cent of the dues are devoted to the purchase of a memorial for the Latin Department, and as a result the office contains many beautiful busts, fine pictures and rare volumes. The color of the club is Roman purple and the flower is the violet. OFFICERS LAST SEMESTER Outhouse, Winnifred President Bixby. Lorena Vice President Nelson, Nora Secretary-Treasurer Hummel, Ethel Member Executive Committee Blandin, Alma Member Executive Committee PRESENT SEMESTER Hummel, Ethel President Dvsart, Laberta Vice President Gordon, Elizabeth Secretary-Treasurer Hanson, Marian Member Executive Committee Bixby, Lorena Member Executive Committee HONORARY MEMBERS Prof. Barber Prof. Sanford Mr Sanford STUDENT MEMBERS Beattie. Ethel Bixby, Lorena Blandin, Alma MEMBERS Cooper. Jessie Cuba, Mildred Dysart, Laberta Friedline, Cora Gaeckler, Maud Gordon, Elizabet Hanson, Marian Haves, Loe Hills. Ruby Horton. Madelini Hummel. Ethel Hummel, Pearl lohnson, Carol Lindley, Ruth Long, Esther Maudlin, Mii Nelson. Nor; Osden. Johai Outhouse. W Cornfjufifecr, 1914 Ceguer ocictp Burquist Vequist I jeUon Holcomb Winstrom San Swenson Sjogren 224 Cornl)ii0fcrr, 1014 1% % %% FIRST ROW— Asendorf. Ste SECOND ROW— Carpenter, 1 THIRD ROW— Hougemeier. 1 Ollinger. Fransden, Taylor. FOURTH ROW— Anderson, Hayes, Fishback. FIFTH ROW— Holland, Skim Weber, S. Whisenand, Shulte, Tho Richie, Jone Anderson, V umbull, Keim George, Wood, Godfrey, Balster, ,. McCoy, Patrick Sharp, NelT, Elv Lathrop, Smith ell, Forbes, Rhode, Thorn Posey, Raymond, Sjogr K )t Agricultural Club :; HE AGRICULTURAL Club of the University of Nebraska was organized in M March, 1909, in order to draw the agricultural students into closer fellowship, J to cultivate the ability in the art of organizing, perfecting and maintaining an organization among agricultural students in the University, to afford a means of instruction and entertainment, and to give the Agricultural College more prominence. During the past year the club has held regular meetings each fortnight. Subjects of public interest, as well as agricultural subjects, are discussed by the students, faculty members and other noted speakers. The social com mittee planned several dances, a banquet and many other entertainments which were well attended. Every one is wel- come, and Agricultural College men are especially asked to attend the meetings. In January, 1911, the Agricultural Club took over the publishing of the magazine, " Agriculture. " It has proven to be of great benefit to the students in the College of Agriculture as well as to other students and farmers. The magazine now has a circula- tion of about four hundred copies per month. Since December, 1911, the Agricultural Club has presented to all the members of the judging teams a gold fob. The following men have received fobs: Beck, C. G. Becgoff, A. H. Camp, R. H. Dale, E. E. Fouts, K. C. Raymond, H. Lathrope, L. A. Marrick, H. C. Patrick, C. B. Pier, H. B. Posson, R. J. Trumbull, F. K. Richey, H. W. Robertson, Shepherd, J. B. Schulte, C. J. Thomas, H. N. Heine, V. J. Rice, J. B. Whisenand, J. W. Whisenand, S. H. There are at present about seventy active members in the club. The officers of the club for 1913-14 are: FIRST SEMESTER SECOND SEMESTER Whisenand, J. W President Raymond. Hugh President Raymond, H Vice President Posson. R. J Vice President Holland, R. E Secretary Posev, J. R Secretary Asendorf, B Treasurer Asendorf, B Treasurer Corni)us(fecr,19l4 225 Hi Cfjcmistrp Club OR A number of years the advanced students in the Chemistry Department have felt the need of an organization which would bring together the students interested in chemistry and give an opportunity for discussion along chemical _ lines. This year the report of a similar organization, which has proved very successful at Chicago, started the movement. Dr. Dales gave the first lecture and about thirty students responded to the notices sent out. At this meeting a constitution was drawn up and two officers elected. This organization is intended for all students interested in the subject and any one who has completed the Freshman year of chemistry may become a member. Each member gives one paper during the year. This may embody his original work, or simply deal with a subject in which he is interested. With the exception of the first one, all the programs have been furnished by the students. Such subjects as " Utiliza. tion of Factory By-Products, " " Di-cyanide Di-amidine Test For Cobalt and Nickel, " " Nebraska Pure Food Laws, " " Some Phases of Thermo-Dynamics and Manufacture of Steel and Iron " have been discussed. The officers are: President.. Ruth O ' Brien; Vice President, J. E. Schott; Secretary, Edna Miller. Executive Committee, Will Kirk and Geraldine Kauflfman. tta Batty. R. C. Huntcn. Glen Burman, Guy Coleman, A. B. Dungan, Dale Ednon, L. U. EclmiHtcr. Lloyd Forbes, Earl MEMBERS. T. J. Rinperlon. J. C. SchaiifelbcrKcr, E W. Schott, J. E. Siiuirct. Ruth Walker, E. F. Wnuht, P. B. 226 CornfuisfJtfr. 1014 S iinili i t I f t t can Rohr ner Scott Wolfanger Steele Cast Gov van Joh lano uch Caplen S hutt orslin Childs H urtt Rigden i D Boggs Jf oresitrp Club CHE FORESTRY Club holds its meetings every two weeks on Tuesday even- ings in Nebraska Hall. Technical forestry problems are dealt with in a popular manner. Prominent foresters, lumbermen and botanists are secured each year to give special lectures to the club members. The club thus secures such knowl- edge that cannot be gotten by other means. The club has social purposes as well as scientific. In order that the members of the forestry department may get acquainted with each other, smokers and other stag parties are given. The main feature of the social side of the club is the annual pow-pow, held in the Cottonwood grove at the farm. The last meeting each year is a farewell banquet to the outgoing men. Throughout the history of the club there has been such a friendship maintained as exists in practically no other University organization. It is this feature which has devel- oped a fellowship never to be forgotten. The officers of this year are as follows: OFFICERS FIRST SEMESTER. Roberts, P. H Dick, Robert Vice Fcrsling, C. L Secretary-Tn Morrill, Prof. W. J Adv! Childs, Prof. N. T Adv: SECOND SEMESTER. L. C President g. C. L Vice President . J. F Secretary-Treasurer , Prof. W. J Advisor Prof. N. T Advisor Corni)USifeer,l9l4 227 Vt t %.f;t% WciKand Numbe Cooper Walker Krabulik iS Updegraff Miller Liebendoi s Kingery Poska Hollenback Lar Oden Thompson Delzell Wolcott amp Safarik Hollingshead Fouts Folken A. Johnson RodKcrs Chain Davis R. Johnson Bantin Moats remebical ocietp HE PREMEDICAL Society has grown out of the old Medical So- M Jciety, since the College of Medicine has been moved to Omaha. It was r founded in December, 1913, the purpose being, " The Promotion of the Interests of the Premedical Students. " To this end the society has been ad- dressed by several prominent doctors, including Drs. Orr, Wolcott, Barker, Poynter and Everetts. The first annual banquet was held February 20th, 1914, at the Lincoln, and proved to be a very successful afifair. A medic week has been planned for the second week in May. On the pro- gram for the week are: A dance, a picnic, a trip to the college at Omaha and a medic convocation. The officers are : Delzell. William President Thompson, K. L Vice President Davis, K. S Secretary Johnson, R. E Treasurer LIST OF MEMBERS SOPHOMORES R.ismussen, A. P. Coleman. F. D. Moate». G. H. RodKcrs. C. E. Collins. F. M. Moore. J. S. Abbott, J. H. Safarik. L. R. Cullra. G. M. Neville. J. W. Bantin, E. Schembeck, I. Deal. W. F. Newbaker. C. G. Beede, C. E. Thompson, J. C. Edmisten. L. Nul»on. A, L. Buis, A, H. Tschauner, A. A. ERer. P. L. Nolcn. M. I. Burman. G. E. Walker. H. H. Fonts. P. A. Northrup. L. C. Cooper. A, L. WeiRand. G. L. Freidell. H. T. Oden. C. L, Crane. J. I. Westover. R. Griess. R. O. Paisley. L. W. Ducken. if. R. Wiedman. E. V. Hart. J. S. Rusche. C. F. Dahuke. W. C. Hottman. C. C. Schalorth. I. Edson. L. N. HollinRshead. B. C. Smith. F. A. Folken. G. Hneltlc. W. C. Stonccypher. D, D. Hollenback. C. F. FRESHMEN Johnston. E. W. Swenson. A. R. Kingery. L. H. Johnson. E. Taylor. L. S. Lampherc. G. H. Areharl. A, A. Kim. H. Thoinp ' on. R. Y. Liebendorler, G. F. Bailey. I) M. Kohn. L. Todd, W. G Miller. G. H. Bailey, K. R, Kralnilik. E. J. Ui.dcKrall, H L Meyers. L. Bailey J. K. Larson. R. L, W,iL!ner. L S. Numbers, J. R. Burton. 1. J. MtBeth, C. E. W..rier. I. J. Owen. D. R, Barryman. 1. M. McGell, H. E. Walxvoi.l, J. H. Poska, S. C, Camp. E. F. Mi.ko. G W. Wimberly. A. A. Peyton. W. Chain. L. W. Mitchell. C. A. Zulauf, W, C. 228 (Cornf)»8ltfr. 1014 Partington Hyland Wood stcllo Costello Johnson McGeer Anhei ser Gold Dalton McMahon Daly Dullenty Draper tigton Murphy Catfjolic tubcnts; ' Cluli C ' ' hE catholic Students ' Club of the University of Nebraska was organized in 1907. It is affiliated with the Catholic Students ' Association of America and J is both a social and a religious organization. The meetings are held every third Sunday in the Temple, at which an address is usually given by some prominent member of the Catholic clergy, together with musical numbers by members of the society. The members of the society attend Holy Communion in a body at least once during the school year. Social dances and parties are given frequently, the- social events of the year being terminated by a dance and party at Capital Beach the last of May. OFFICERS. Theo. J. Sullivan President Ed J. Foster Vice President Beatrice Johnson Secretary Theo. E. Wood Treasurer Theo. A. Lonam Sergeant-at-Arms MEMBERS. Anderson, Eva Doyle, Ray Lahmerer, Irma Sullivan, Geo. A. Anderson, Charlotte Foster. Ed. J. Lonam, T. A. Sullivan, Loretto Anheuser, Julia Donovan, Cecil McGeer. Claire Sullivan, T. J. Blatz. F. B. Downes, lone McGeer, Lucile Sweeney, W. F, Bogan, J. J. Gelmartin. M, McMahon, Grace Sheehan. Elizabeth Branigan, Margie Golden, Bernice McMahon, Clare Tracy, Margaret Brian, Emely Gardner, Edna Murphy, Mary Tracy, Ruth Byrne. J. J. Haley, Margaret Noon, Joe Trigg, R. R. Broeker, Hugo Hyland. Leo Norris. W. A. Tierney. Luella Beck, Octavia Gill, Barney O ' Conner, Cornelius Varney, Kathryn Clare, Agnes Harvey, L. J. Pascal. Henry Weckbauch. Agnes Costello. Nora Hougnon, Thomas Partington, Ada Wachter, Anna Costello, Isabelle Harrington, George Partington. Hazel Weiler. V. Dalton, Ella Hamilton. Elsie Poitevin. Marie Waldman, L, F, Dalton, Irma Kane. Leo Powers, Regina Weinard, Fred Dalton. Noma Keefe. J. Prussia, E. J. Wachter. Olinda Daly, Frances Krause, Mary Schulte, Julia Wachter, R. J, Dee, Anna Johnson. Beatrice Schulte, C. J. Wood. T. E. Dullenty. Myrtle Johnson. Joe Ryan. Nell Draper. Eleanor Jenkins, C. Stetson. Vivian CornfjuJifecr, 1914 229 (§[n Cinh Power Scott WestlinK Bdb. .k Spier Clarke Allis 3n Aldnch Penney Swaynie B. Westover Griswolc] Harpham R. Westover Israel 230 (Cornf)u8l«fr. 1014 ?|ougef)olb rtg Long Shonka Sanborn Rokahr Hookstra Kjelson Davis Cone Olsen Olsen Wilson Bunt .-EflCeL-- Wilson Loomis Eason Van Kirk Armstrong Ashby Woods Nason ( PamclO Neal Wyman Cornfjugfecr, 1914 231 Cowan Miller Goctzc Helm Glade Carey Butler Wheeler Fisk Miller E. Wharton Krugg Workman Asendorf Cecil Butler Neal H. Wharton moMmeuib CHE " SHO-U-ALL " Club, so-called from that favorite old southern expression, symbolic of the state of Missouri, was organized at Ne- braska in February, 1914. It is composed of students and faculty mem- bers of the Uni. of N. who are or have been natives or residents of Missouri. The club is composed of thirty-two members, several of whom are faculty members. At least half of enrollment are among the leading sororities and fraternities of the University. All parts of Missouri are represented: the northern part, perhaps, a little better than the others, as quite a few claim St. Joseph for their home town. Each one has to meet the one question, " To school. " and the answer is their name — to " Sho-U-All. " Meetings are held fortnightly and are divided as busi- ness and social meetings. Usually a dance or a program is arranged and the stunts put on well verify the name of the club. The " Sho-U-All " spirit is mani- fested everywhere and the Missourians show themselves capable of big things. Shortly after organization was effected an election was held and the fol- lowing officers chosen: B. H. Asendorf, President: M. H. R. Krugg, Vice President: Miss Hallie Workman, Secretary; and C. B. Neal, Treasurer. The purpose of the organization is to promote Missouri spirit and inci- dentally to set an example for the students of other states so that they may get together in a spirit of uniformity and, as the Missourians are doing, " Sho- U-All. " 232 Cornliuclter, 19t4 nibersiitp JP sitors - HE FEDERATION of Church Workers of the University of Nebraska is a ■ jgroup of religious leaders composed of four University pastors and the secre- Jtaries of the Christian Associations. Mr. Pope represents the Baptist students, r Mr. Worthley the Methodist, Mr. Howard the Congregational, Mr. Leland the Presbyterian, Mr. Ewing the Y. M. C. A., and Miss Drake the Y. W. C. A. These work- ers in the University aim to give expression to the spirit of co-operation in the modern church and aim to promote the leadership of the Great Master in the life and work of the students in the University. They strive to lead the students into the fellowship of the local churches and to encourage them to give expression to the Christian spirit in the religious activities of the various churches. During the year the federation has given encouragement to the young men of the Phillips Brook Club. It has also co-operated in a very sympathetic way in the organiza- tion of the Cosmopolitan Club. " The All-University Church Day " in early January orig- inated with this group of workers, when over 1,800 students attended the services of the local churches of Lincoln. The Institute on Church Life and Rural Ministers ' Short Course in Agriculture, planned for June 11th to June 17th, was arranged by this group of workers and bids fair to be an important gathering of those in the state interested in rural life. Weekly meetings have been held every Tuesday afternoon during the year. Leland has acted as president and Mr. Ewing as secretary. Mr. Corn|)ut( er, tdl4 233 Richards Funk Weil Secgar Hills Swenson Graves Dunn Seegar Pope Wilson Neal Judd Neale Scribner Rokihr Craig Samuelson Maxon Miller Rogers Reckmyer Vegte Cone, Edith, ' 15. Craig, Ida, ' 16. Danials, Florence, ' 14. r Dani Danials, Mabel C , ' 14. Dunn, Florence, ' 16. Funk, Carolyn, ' 16. Gillespie, Marion Mina, Graves, Jessie, ' 11. Higgins, Edith, ' IS. Hills, Ruby, ' 15. IDallabian omcn Judd, Myrtle, ' 14. Maxon, Edna. ' 17. Miller, Gladys, ' 16. ) Neale, Edith L., ' 14. Neal, Lulu, ' 14. Pope, Pearl, ' 14. ' 17. Reckmyer, Vida E., ' 17. Richards. Blanche, " 16. Rogers, Bessie, ' 14. Rokahr, Mary, ' 14. Samuelson, Nannie, ' 16. Scribner, Gertrude, ' 15. Seegar, Geneva, ' 16. Seegar, Winifred, ' 15. Stuff, Freda, ' 15. Swenson, Martina, ' 15. Vegte, Gladys, " 14. Washburn, Bertha, ' 17. Weil, Gladys. ' IS. Wilson. Bertha. ' 14. 234 CornfjiiJfhrr. 1014 allabian Jlen HE PALLADIAN Literary Society looks back on forty-two years of life and ■ growth, years which have brought vast changes in its own character and in that iol the University. Their histories are intimately connected, for they have fc grown together from a modest beginning until today the University of Nebraska holds a place among the leading universities of the United States and the Palladian Literary Society sends its influence through its members into every part of the state and into many parts of the world. University Hall opened its doors to students in September, 1871. At the close of the first week of school, Mr. J. S. Dales, now the honored steward of the University, called to order a meeting of the students who became charter members of the Palladian Society. The first president was W. H. Snell, now Judge Snell of Tacoma, Wash. For twenty years after its foundi ng it was the center of the social life of the University and even drew a large number of visitors from the city to its famous Friday evening programs, unique, spirited affairs, which developed the originality and oratorical powers of the members. Among the graduates of those days were Professor Fossler, Dr. Wolfe, Professor Caldwell, Professor Stuff, Judge and Mrs. Field and Chancellor Avery. The Society, as it exists today, seeks to cultivate scholarship, democratic ideals and broad sympathy in the University. Its traditions preserved from those far-away days are bred into each new " Pal " and it is the ardent wish of the Society that a wholesome and redeeming force may emanate from its searchings and strivings — a force which will guide and guard the social life of the school. The Society extends a warm welcome to visitors every Friday evening in its hall, recently redecorated through the combined efforts of the active and alumnae members. PALLADIAN BOYS FACULTY Samuel, Avery, ' 92 Ch Bulloc k. ' 97 Caldw ell, H. W.. in Chase L. W . ' 04 Dales, J. S., 73 Tilley H. C. ' 03 Fossle r. Law ence ' «i Lamm ers. Jo ephin e, ' 1 Rowe. E. W. Seator . L. F . ' 11 Skinn I- 93 Stout. 0. V. P., ' 88 Stuff. F. A. Sturde vant. L. B.. ' 112 Wolfe H. K . ' 80 Babson, Paul T.. ' 17 Hall. Walter, ' 16 Buol. Paul A., ' 14 Jones, Henry O.. ' 16 Cannady. Ralph O.. ' 15 keim, F. D.. ' 14 Campbell, Harold R., ' 15 Oden, Constantine. ' 1 Carlson. Frank E.. ' 14 Paustian. Franz. ' 15 Chappell. J. R., ' 16 Pier, Stanhope, ' 16 Cone. Owen W.. ' 14 Reese. Herbert, ' 15 Edmistcr, Clifford R.. ' 16 Schofield. Chas. E., ' 1 Elwell. Alois. ' 14 Smith, Chauncy, ' 14 Fielding. Fred H., ' 15 Simmons. Robert. ' 14 Frank. Theodore, ' 15 Sinkie. Otto A.. ' 13 George, Arthur. ' 13 Swenson, Axel, ' 17 George, Vincent, ' 16 Sjogren. John W.. ' 16 Greer. Raymond C. T.. ' 16 Sjogren. O. W.. ' 15 Hauptmian, Chas. A., ' 15 Weeks. David P., Jr., Cornfjusifecr, 1914 235 ■ llil II h 1 ■1 f 4 V, ' i Kjcldgaard Rhodes Thompson d Sjogren Fairbanks iHgriciiltiirc engineering; ocietp ! HE NEBRASKA student branch of the American Society of Agricultural M C Engineers was organized in the spring of 1913. The following officers were Jelected for the current year: O. W. Sjogren, President; A. Kjeldgaard, Vice President; G. H. Thompson, Secretary; W. A. Nelson. Treasurer, and C. H. Anderson, Sergeant-at-Arms. The object of the organization is to encourage good fellowship among the agricultural engineers and by means of addresses from practical engineers and students to bring the members in closer contact with the practical appli- cations and thus obtain a more comprehensive scope of the field offered in agricultural engineering. The Society meets once a month, programs are rendered, followed by a general discussion. The latter feature permits all who wish to take a part in the program and also offers an opportunity to the members to obtain practice in expressing themselves on various subjects. Up to the present time the following papers have been given: November 6th. " Stream Gauging. " by D. P. Weeks, State Hydrographer; November 19th, before the general Engineering Society. " The Winnepeg Motor Contest, " by Prof. L. F. Seaton, and " Drainage Problems in North Carolina. " by I. D. Wood; December 4th, " Silo Construction in Nebraska, " by O. W. Sjogren; February 5th, " Manufacture of Portland Cement. " by I. D. Wood; March 5th, " The Agricultural Engineer as Man- ager of a Farm, " by L. D. Rhodes, and the " Agricultural Engineer as Farm Mechanic, " by C. H. Anderson. The meetings have been interesting and instructive and well attended by faculty and students. Our student branch was represented at the last national meeting by A. Kjeldgaard, student delegate, W. A. Nelson and J. P. Fairbanks. Three members of the faculty and several Nebraska graduates also attended the meeting. Professor Chase has been presi- dent of the society during the past year. At this meeting the society voted to give a " student branch " the same rights as that of an active member. Also that each member of a branch society automatically becomes a " junior member " of the A. S. A. E. upon graduation. The various interesting and instructive papers presented at this meeting, followed by an inspection of several large manufacturing plants about Chicago and vicinity, made the trip decidedly worth while. SENIORS— SioKren. O. W. Nelion, W. A. KjcldKiinrd. A. JUNIORS— Rhode . L. D. Anderion. C. I Thompnon. J. Wcck». D. P. Pence. W. R. SOPHOMORES— Copclnn.l. W. C. Fairbinki. J. P. Clark. L. P. KRESIIMEN- Ttll. A. W. 236 CornT)U0l rr. 1014 . . iH. e. ' f H " m T H r H a A H f " f 1 U, « i - Bixby Allison Cameron Babson Gillespi- Hauptman Ichinose Chapin Hickn Larson Luebs " Toney Kr if. Raber Prof. Dean Prof. Hoffn Westling ner Spalding McNab Jentry Prof. Grennan Nigh OFFICERS. Larson, A. V Treasurer Luebs, A. A Chairman Hoffman, Prof. J. D. . .Hon. Chairman Nigh, G Secretary Cornfjusifeer, 1914 237 Wood Pcterso Kierle Albert Mickey Kingla Mathcson Biba ( Campbell Nelson Riddervold Stout auecb Schink Nelson Bauman Wagner Harte Wohlford Fishwood Buol Bridgeman Chatburn Lyman Marty Cibil engineering ocietp ON APRIL 29th, 1913. a meeting of all civil engineering students was called for the purpose of organizing a civil engineers ' department of the Engineering Society. At this meeting temporary officers were elected and a committee appointed to draft a constitution. A week later a meeting was called and the constitution adopted. The purpose of the society is to draw the members into a closer fellowship, to give the Civil Engineering Department more prominence and to provide pleasing and instructive entertainment for the members and the public. At the first regular meeting under the constitution the following officers were elected: R. M. Green, President ; H. M. Fishwood. Vice President; R. F. Lyman, Secretary; C. J. Wohlford. Treasurer, and T. E. Wood. Sergeant-at-Arms. The above officers were to hold office during the school year of 1913-14. A debate on the state licensing of engineers was given before the Engineering Society on October 15th. This was the first step taken along the line of student talks and proved very instructive. Other meetings of special interest were given. The sub- jects being as follows; " City Paving in Lincoln, " G. G. Robinson. " Engineering Specifications, " C. O. Marty. " Frenchman Valley Irrigation District, " R. M. Green. " Highway Construction in Iowa, " H. E. Cotton. " Engineering Schools, " Dean O. V. P. Stout. " Paving Construction at Norfolk, Nebraska, " Prof. C. E. Mickey. " State Aid Bridges. " D. D. Price, State Engineer. The roll of active members is; Albert. F. C. l-i.her, C. L. Bauman. W. H. Berquim. G. M. Biba. W. A. Buol, P. A. Campbell. F. C. Fishwc od H. M Green. R. M. Grupe. E Y. Harmo n, H H. Harte, I. W. Keech. I. M. Kierle. C C. Marty. C. O. Nel.on. II. F, Robin»on, G. G. Root, J. M. Schink, D. C. Smith. A. C. Vrana. E. H. Wood. T. E. Waitncr, R, P. Wilton. T. C. Wohlford, C. J. 238 (Cornl)usrttfi ' , 1014 f f amuelson Batty Winholtz Hicks Huffman Lars Pickering Fletcher Bostrum Chittick Trautt ck Bixby Schaufelberger McMurray Thompson Day Han nson Cone Frankforter Osborne Thompson H DeLong nsen Worthn ■usse Anderson l fje fjarmaceutical ocietj C ' ' hE pharmaceutical Society is known by the work which it is now doing in the furtherance of the ideals for which it stands, but its present Jposition is the result of consistent progress. The Pharmaceutical Society proposed to bring the students of pharmacy into close fellowship in a social way, feeling mutual acquaintance and understanding to be efficacious in promoting a feeling of professional kinship, the kinship which is the foundation of co-operation and its resultant progress. To this can be attributed, in large measure, the fact that in no other school or college in the University are the students so intimately acquainted with each other and with their instructors and so intensely enthusiastic in their work as are the students of pharmacy. It has been the purpose of the Pharmaceutical Society to devote much time to the consideration and discussion of items of contemporary interest along pharmaceutical lines and recognizing the fact that the association with men high in the profession would be one of the greatest influences in broadening the student and raising before him the high ideals which are essential to success, the Pharmaceutical Society early determined that opportunity should be offered to all the students of pharmacy to meet and know the members of the State Board of Pharmacy. The State Board meets in Lincoln in May of every year and the society tenders them a banquet at which all the students, as well as the State Board, are guests. The success which attended the giving of the first banquet justified in every way the continuance of the plan and accordingly has become established as an annual affair. The members of the society are here given: OFFICERS. Alles. George E. Dort, Edward N. Osborne. Barbara C. Bixby. Rex V Pr esid nt Anderson, Harriet F. Fletcher, Floyd E. Paine. Myron A. McMurray, Harry D Vice Pr esid nt Arenson, Saul B. Fowler, Frank Perusse. Francis J. Anderson. Harriet F Se Batty. Ralph G. Hansen, Elmer M. Pickering. Leo L. Fletcher, Floyd E Tr ■asu er Bixby. Rex V. Hicks, Victor L. Samuelson. Chas. G. David. Russell K. Howard. Marene E. Schaufelberger. E. W Detrick, Leonard Howard, Potter P. Sherry. Ralph M. FACULTY MEMBERS. Bone. Rex Huffman, Elwood C. Thatcher. Wendell D Day. Elsie Bostrum. Gustaf A. Irwin. Allan R. Thompson, Guy L. Lyman, Dr. R. A. Brown. Jesse P. Larsen. Antonius A. Trautt, Thomas Perusse. Francis J. Chittick. Martin B. Larson. Frederic G. Winholtz. Roy A. Thompson, Ha rry L. Cone. Owen W. Lee. Muying H. McMurray, Harry D. Worthman, Henry F Contijusffecr, 1914 239 nitjerfiitp iHen ' fi Banquet JANUARY THE 23rd. 1914 Toastmaster Chancellor Avery " University Social Consciousness " Prof. H. B. Alexander " University Morale " R. I. Elliott " Student Self-Government " Guy E. Reed " Intellectual Faith " Rev. T. M. Shepherd XN INAUGURATING the University men ' s banquet the Young Men ' s Christian Association had in mind the bringing together of as many men as possible from all departments of the University for the purpose of enjoying an evening of wholesome social intercourse which would be char- acterized by a culture and spirit typical of college-bred men. With this ideal in mind a banquet of equal standard with any held by the student body, both as to menu and general appointments, was held at the Lindell in the latter part of January. In the toasts presented there was offered the opportunity of an open forum for the discussion of topics of vital interest in the development of university life. These two ideals of cultured social life of men with men and the promo- tion of at least one meeting each year when students may come together to hear discussed with perfect freedom the problems confronting the student body afford a sufficient basis for a function of general university concern. Such a function should grow in traditional interest from year to year. In the personnel of those who responded to toasts and the representative character of the body of students attending and the variety of topics discussed, a sufficient guarantee is given of the all-university character of the function. 240 CornfMi«ftfr. 1014 g. il, C. , Cabinet Organized March 15th. 1882. CHE UNIVERSITY of Nebraska Young Men ' s Christian Association is an organization of student young men for the purpose of promoting the Christian life. It is an association for service. It seeks through socials, Bible groups and mission study, religious meetings, literature, employ- ment bureau. Gospel teams and in many other ways to keep young men in the presence of the best and to develop in them a strong and intelligent faith. BOARD OF DIRECTORS Barker, Prof. F. D. Engberg, Dean Carl C. Charlesworth, L. W. (Chairman) Paine, Dr. B. L. Hess, H. W. Fordyce, Dean Chas. Hauptman, C. A. Beard, J. C. Reed, Prof. A. A. Marsh, L. J. Rutherford, R. B. Hoffman, Prof. J. D. Fee, O. J. Hager, R. Harmon, Rev. H. H. OFFICERS Smith, R. A. Hauptman, C. A President Reese, H. S Vice President Shultz, H. J Secretary Reed, Prof. A. A Treasurer Ewing, R. L General Secretary C. H. COMMITTEE CHAIRMEN 5. H. W Bible Study r. S. R , , . . Mission Study . Fina Ande Smith, C. W Religii Ganz, C. D Social Hauptman. C. A New Students Tyler. V Rooms Reed. M. V Publicity . W Personal Work and Evangelii , W. A . . Church Membership and Attendan I. Knutc Recruiting for the Minist Sleeth, E. C Employn Pier, H. B Leading Boys ' Bible Cla Cornijusffecr, 1914 241 ' -- ' HE Y. W. C. A. ministers to the spiritual life of the women of the ■ J University of Nebraska hoping to give to all its members a higher vision of service and a truer standard of womanhood. It stands for physical, moral and spiritual growth and expresses the noblest ideals of uni- versity women. A calendar of this year ' s activities follows: Annual open house. September 19th. College girl and the Y. W. C. A. Vesper Service, September 24th. Committee girls ' supper, October 21st. Blue and gold membership campaign, November 5th. Reception at the Governor ' s mansion, October 21st. Joint hard times party with the Y. M. C. A., October 31st. Organization of Camp Fire Girls, No- vember 6th. Y. W. C. A. circus postponed. Novem- ber 7th. A day in China with Miss King, Novem- ber 12th. Thanksgiving dinner to the poor, Novem- ber 25th. Japanese Christmas sale, December 6th to 12th. Search for circus date, December 10th. Christmas party to women of the faculty, December 13th. International student convention at Kan- sas City, December 31st to January 4th. Circus date set, January 24th. Circus postponed, January 21st. Association supper, February 4th. Circus given up, February 10th. Freshman Vesper Service. " If I Were A Senior, " February 11th. Miss Conde at convocation. February 19th. Miss Conde at Vespers. February 19th. Association luncheon in honor of Miss Conde, February 21st. Reception at Mrs. A. W. Field ' s, Febru- ary 21st. Miss Conde at Sunday Vespers, Febru- ary 22d. Sophomore Vesper Service, " Sophomore Fairy Tales, " February 26th. Miss Teft visits, April 8th. 242 Cornhustbcr, 1014 g. OT. C. . Cabinet Blandon Bennett Chapin Long Neely McHenry Stive Kidd Hills Scribner Bonnell Stuff Drake Daniels Bixby CornfjuSfeer, 1914 243 Huiljcrsitp Cijonis Under the Direction of Mrs. Carrie B. Raymond. OFFICERS. R. G. Batty President Esther Ord Vice President Doris Slater Secretary A. A. Luebs Treasurer D. C. Elliott Librarian The First Annual May Festival will be given this year under the auspices of the University and with the full backing of the Board of Regents. At the annual meeting of the Board last June the following committee was ap- pointed: Regent Allen, Chancellor Avery and Prof. Grumann. Through the instrumentality of Mrs. Raymond the Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra was secured early last summer for two concerts on May 25th. When school convened last September C. B. Cornell was placed in charge as business man- ager. The University Chorus, under the direction of Mrs. Raymond, will have a very important part in the Festival, presenting one heavy number with the orchestra and opening the series of con- certs with the opera, " II Trovatore, " in concert form. May 23d. As a preliminary to the Festival, a series of ten symphonies has been given at the Thursday Convocation pe- riod. That they have aroused a keen interest in this type of music is attested by the fact that they have been the best attended convocations of recent years. The aim of the committee is to pre- sent the Festival to the University public at cost. The price for " II Trova- tore, " May 23d. will be 25 cents for any seat. The mail order advance sale for the symphony concerts will be $1.00 and $1.50 for each concert. Special stu- dent tickets will be sold at the Regis- trar ' s office on May 15th at $1.50, good for any reserved seat at the Oliver for both symphony programs. 24A (Cornfjiisihrr. 1014 Cornfjusffecr, 1914 m)t Unibergitp (Girls ' Clulj HE UNIVERSITY Girls ' Club was organized about six years ago by a few M C loyal and broad-minded girls who saw the need of a more democratic spirit J among the girls of the University. The aim of the club is two-fold. The first purpose is to establish a loan fund for the use of girls who are working their way through school and for use in case a girl is ill and unable to pay hospital or doctors ' bills. The membership dues of the club are 35 cents per year and 25 cents of this sum is placed in the permanent loan fund. This loan fund is always in use, and although no note has ever been taken, the money has always been promptly returned. The second aim of the club is to offer an opportunity for friendly, helpful fellowship among all the girls of the University; to develop a feeling of mutual responsibility and a higher regard for both liberty and order, and to be a medium by which the social standard of the University may be made and kept high. Each succeeding year, since its organization, the club has increased in membership and spirit, until in this present year we have an organization of which every loyal Nebraska girl has reason to be proud. The active membership at the present time is over 400 and the girls expect each year to make the number larger, until every Uni- versity girl will feel that the Girls ' Club forms just as important a part of her college life as examinations and grades. The club has given several successful parties this year. The first event was a reception for freshman girls; the next was the football luncheon just before the Min- nesota game. Then came the most glorious success in the history of the Girls ' Club — the Cornhusker costume party, an event never to be forgotten. There the spirit of democracy reigned supreme and sturdy farmer lads in blue jeans with red bandannas danced with elegant ladies of fashion and a sister of charity in somber black tripped the light fantastic with a many pigtailed pickaninny " chile. " A very realistic football game followed by speeches from the team and " Jumbo " constituted the most novel features of the entertainment. The whole affair was a decided success and every girl there declared that she had had the time of her life. The three parties mentioned arc only a few of the many occasions which the Girls ' Club has provided this year for the purpose of giving all the University girls an oppor- tunity to meet together. Miss Graham ' s interest and hearty support has meant much to the club this year. Under the inspiration of her inlluence the girls are going to work even harder than in previous years for the interests of the club. So, the University Girls ' Club is bound to grow and prosper, and develop among the girls at Nebraska a spirit of unity, loyalty and good fellowship. 246 (Corntiu«Ufr. U 14 OlMEIl .-«? j: »- " Wil r, tt)at mnb gamr rt)c toorlb so loUcs to plap. " — luift. ' i+li ' Sfiitfiur 13 for oprn Uiar. " itliltoii. " Paiabisr ILoot. " 248 Cornfjusfbtr. 1014 The Military Department-Its Origin and Reason God is OH the side of the hcu-viesl artillery. — Bonaparte. In time of peace prepare for ivar. — Washington. IN 1S62 tlie Congress of the United States enacted laws whicli granted large tracts of land to the different states to he used in establishing colleges of industrial and mechanic arts, and imposed the condition that in accepting the grant the under- graduate students should be given instruction in military drill. This was the result of the lesson so bitterly learned at the outset of the Civil War, then waging. The lack of educated men with military training was a serious handicap to the government in the organization of volunteers. It was not until the war had progressed two years that the country had what could really be considered an army, which could and would do the things ordered by the commanders, and, it was only by tragic experience that the ofhcers learned the profession of arms. If the country had possessed a sufficient number of educated men with military training the Civil War would have been of shorter duration and thousands of lives would have been spared. To prevent a repeti- tion of such a condition in the future. Congress very wisely sought to have all college men possess some military training. It knew that this country would never maintain a large regular army and it sought in this way to organize a nucleus for a reserve force to draw upon in time of national peril. The Department of Military Science and Tactics at the University of Nebraska was established in 1875. in conformity with the laws of the United States. Hence it is obligatory upon the University to maintain this department as long as it receives the revenue (of about $100,000 a year) from the fund created by the sale of the land granted the state by the national government. It is not the purpose of this department to make regular soldiers or to create a military spirit among the people, but to create a military reserve of college men, who will continue in civil life, and yet be available as officers and non-commissioned officers when their country needs them. Military preparedness decreases the possibility of war. Xo one questions the wisdom of carrying insurance. Military preparedness is a form of insurance whicli guarantees our national integrity. Though the military profession is one of the oldest in history it has never been completely mastered 1)y any single individual. The officers of our regular army are required to be ever studying and perfecting themselves, not with the hope of war — for war to the army man means self-sacrifice just as it does to the civilian — but with the hope that, if tlie call comes, they will be ready to serve their country intelligently and effectively. We will always have a very small army in proportion to the size of our population and our large territory, so small, indeed, that it would not be more than the advance guard of the main body following in the rear, and the main bodj will be composed of volunteers. It is unnecessary to dwell upon the importance of having the volunteers well officered. The combination of a uniform, a sword, and a man does not necessarily resulr in an officer. A good officer must be able to teach his men how to march, must care for their health in camp and be able to lead them properly on the field of battle. In all our wars these lessons have been learned by the sacrifice of many lives. It is impossible in the short time allotted to our department to turn out fully trained officers. But we can inculcate some of the necessary principles governing military actions, teach the rudiments of the profession and put the student in the way of obtaining further information. Every cadet is benefitted in many ways by military drill. He becomes a more efficient and valuable citizen, a military asset, and a protector of his country. He betters his own condition physically and mentally. United States army regulations require that military authority be exercised with firmness, kindness and justice. Disci- pline is essential in all military work, it requires a man to be at a certain place at a certain time to do the things required by superiors with exactness and without hesitation or question. To resort to the vernacular, a man must be " on the job " all the time. Attention to detail, alertness of mind, proper carriage in standing and in walking, courtesy and straight-forwardness, precision — these qualities give self-assurance, inspire self-respect, develop latent abilities, and bring out the best that is in a man. These are a few of the benefits, physical and mental, of the military department. But, greatest of all, is the instilling of a deeper and more active form of patriotism. E. N. BOWMAN, First Lieutenant Fourth U. S. Infantry, Commandant of Cadets. Cornljusifecr, 1914 249 Beginnings THE PERSONAL recollection of the writer in respect to the Military Depart- ment of the University begins in the fall of 1884. The information concerning the perio l prior to that time has heen gained chiefly from recent interviews with Dr. B. B. Davis, Hon. A. VV. Eield. Hon. K. P. Holmes an.l Profes ,rs 11. V. CaUlwell. Laurence Eos.sler and H. K. Wolfe. The first Commandment of Cadets was Lieutenant Edgar S. Dudley of the artillery branch of the service, who had graduated from West Point subsequent to service as a volunteer officer in the Civil War. He arrived at the University in the fall of 1876. One company of cadets was organized with W. A. McAllister, 77, as Captain: Allen W. Field, 77. as l ' " irst Lieutenant, and E. I ' . Holmes, 78, as .-Vdjutant. The name of the second lieutenant cannot be stated. With the e.NCeption of Captain John Brcr- benbaugh in 1879-80, and . djutant Clement Champion Chase in 18t(2-3, the names of other officers prior to 1884 cannot be given. Chase is said to have been the most splendid officer of the early period. During the first year. 1876-77, drill was voluntary and uniforms were not required or worn. Everytliing was therefore lovely. .At the opening of the following year it was announced tliat uniforms would be reijuired. A considerable number of students protested against this order, the protest finally assuming the form of a threatened revolt. The faculty met the situation by providing for two companies, one in uniform and one in civilian garl). Tlie insurrectos in general looked upon this move of the faculty as checkmating them, and proceeded meekly to drill. Side remarks relative to this event and time .ire to tlie following effect: Magoon, ringleader, was the first to capitulate; .Mercer played politics. Wolfe, with a perfectly good reason for e. cuse from drill, declined to avail himself of it. and joineil the insurrectos " on principle. " Eossler, not an insurrecto. had provided himself with uniform, but mixed up the maneuvers of his company to such an extent that he was relegated to the " raganuiffin squad " ; Caldwell was one of the most formidable of the rebels, but accepted defeat with becoming grace. Verily, the boy is father to the man. During the period treated there was a two-year preparatory school connected with the University and many students discharged the drill requirement during their " prep " years. Thus it soon came about that the comniissions were largely held by under- classmen and " preps. " In the year 18X4-85 Captains George O. Hearn of Company A, Roscoe Pound, Ordnance Officer, and Lieutenant Veyne Chaiuller were " second preps. " Lieutenants I ' Vank A. Manley and II. P. Mathewson. Jr.. were freshmen, Lieutenant Roy Codding a sophomore, and Captain James R. Force of Company H a junior. In the fall of 1887 the battalion included a sufficient number of cadets to justify a third company, and Company C was formed, with Jared G. Smith, ' 88, as Captain. Company D was organized and drilled in the spring of 1888. Captain, Nettie Clennan; I ' irst Lieutenant, .Mma Benedict; Second Lieutenant, May Tibbies; l " irst Sergeant, Louise Pound. Lieutenant Dudley was succeeded as Commandant by Lieutenant Isaac T. Webster. I ' ollowing the term of Lieutenant Webster there was a period during which the War Department made no detail of an officer to Nebraska and the Regents engaged Lieu- tenant Richard N. Townley, a retired officer of the navy, resident of Lincoln, as Com- mandant. In the spring of 1885 Lieutenant Dudley entered upon his second detail, which embraced an era of distinctly good feeling. .Any discussion, however brief, of this early perio»l would be incomplete without a tribute to the character of Lieutenant Dudley as an officer, citizen ami friend. O. V. P. STOUT. ' 88. 250 ContlniBihrr. 1014 nr The Middle Period W ' EXTV-SRVEN yciirs have wroiiglit great development in the Military Dcpart- I nient of the University. New legislation hy Congress cfnitinuallj ' encouraging greater interest in military education, liheral appropriations from the state, and closer affiliation with the state and national military organizations has developed the department from almost nothng in 1887 to one of importance in the University at the present time. In 1887 Lieutenant E. S. Dudley, with the greatest difficulty, maintained tlie department in two ordinary class rooms at the northeast corner of the first floor of Universit}- Hall. Lieutenant Dudley was an artillery officer, and it was through his efforts that two field pieces were added to the equipment. Artillery drill was not required, but " volunteers " were many and practice was sufficient to warrant the firing of a salute on every noteworthy occasion. The smell of burning gun-powder seemed to be a great stimulant to the enthusiasm and attendance in the artillery branch of the service. Lieutenant Griffith succeeded Lieutenant Dudley as Commandant. He was a more rigid disciplinarian than Lieutenant Dudley and did much for tlie development of the military bearing of the men. Grant Memorial Hall was completed during his term and the greatly improved facilities and much newer equipment stirred the enthusiasm of cadets. He turned the department, in a flourishing condition, over to his successor. Lieutenant, now General, John J, Pershing. It was Lieutenant Pershing who did more than anj ' other one man in raising the military standard. He was a disciplinarian — all discipline all the time. He encouraged the organization of Company A and secured its entry in the National Competitive Drill at Omaha in 1892, where the company won first place, receiving a cash prize and the Omaha cup. This victory, and the keen rivalry that he developed between officers and companies for prizes and promotions, raised the standard to a point where every student was proud to be a " cadet. " Many students began to hold over in the department in order to secure officer ' s commissions. Since Pershing ' s time it has been necessary for a man to enter as a freshman and work up to secure a captaincy. It was in Lieutenant Pershing ' s time that I graduated and left the L niversity. It was five years later, in 1898, during the Spanish-American war, wdien I had occasion to see the real and practical value of the University ' s military training. There were a large number of old University of Nebraska cadets in the ranks of the First Nebraska Volunteers. Without exception they were promoted and " made good " in every station assigned to them. Many were raised from the ranks to commissioned officers, and no small share of the credit for the superior e.xcellence of record of that regiment is due to the University men on its muster roll. The government is pursuing a wise policy in encouraging the development of military training in all of our leading universities. The amount of work in this depart- ment should be increased rather than lessened and none should be excused from its requirements. The lessons of discipline and the teaching of proper respect for consti- tuted authority, as well as the improved physical carriage and bearing, are of great value to the student in civil life. And. in the event of war, he can render most valuable assistance to his country. FRANK D. EAGER, ' 93. Cortrfjufiifecr, X914 2Si Officers ' Club 252 Cornfiutfftrr, 1014 Reorganization and Growth 1901-1914 A }n STORY of the Military Depnrtmciit of the University may well he considered as covering three distinct periods. These periods might he divided as fidlows: 1876-1898, " Birth and Organization " ; 1898-1901, " The War Period, " during which time the cadet hattalion was in a disrupted condition; 1901-1914, " Reorganization and Growth. " It will be the purpose of tliese few lines to chronicle only a few of the principal facts having to do witli the last named period. During the Spanish-American w,ir it was impossible for the War Department to detail an officer of the regular army as commandant of cadets at any educational institu- tion. Cadet majors, who had received their entire military education in the University Military Department or Nebraska National Guard, were chosen by the University regents to have charge of the department. In spite of their good work, many of the best line and staff officers having enlisted in Nebraska volunteer regiments, the efficiency of the Military Department was not increased until at the close of the war times. Lieutenant-Colonel Frank D. Eager, First Nebraska U. S. V., was chosen as temporary commandant to serve until the arrival of Captain Samuel A. Smoke, Fifth United States Infantry, who had been assigned to the Nebraska Post. Commandant Eager brought " pep " and inspiration to the men enrolled. He began a reorganization which was fol- lowed up closely by Captain Smoke and his successor, Captain Wilson Chase, Twenty- first United States Infantry. Captain Workizer came to the University in the summer of 1905. He placed the demerit system upon a rigid basis. Many cadets offered the assertion that " he was all demerits. " It was Captain Workizer who abolished the old blue uniform for the more serviceable olive drab field suits. Company I was formed in 1908. When Captain Halsey E. Yates, Seventeenth United States Infantry, came to Nebraska as commandant in 1909, he came to his own Alma Mater. In his home city he set about on progressive policy of growth. He did away with the misuse of reprieves. Nothing but a first-class excuse could cause him to sanction a reprieve from drill. His strict adherence to this policy so increased the number of enlisted men that during his three-year term as commandmant four new companies were formed. These were K, M, E and F companies. He also abolished all " snaps, " doing away with company clerks and the hospital corps. A rifle company was organized and regular range and indoor practice began. Our present commandant, Lieutenant Everett N. Bowman, First Lieutenant Fourth United States Infantry, will take his place in military annals at Nebraska as the man who put " system " into the afTairs of the department, bringing it to its highest point of efficiency. He has succeeded in severing politics or " pull " from military science. Through careful study he has been able to make promotions with a minimum of recom- mendation upon the part of cadet officers. Lieutenant Bowman knows every officer, either commissioned or non-commissioned, by name, calling him by rank and name each time he meets him. In losing the present commandant, in the spring, Nebraska will send back to the regular army service a man loved and respected by his men, a popular commandant, efficient in his service for the University of Nebraska. A. H. DINSMORE. Cornftusifeer, 1014 2S3 Roll of Commandants University of Nebraska Cadets. 1876-1879 Edgar S. Dudley Kirst Lieutenant Second U. S. Artillery 1879-1882 Isaac T. Webster Lieutenant U. S. Army 1882-1884 Richard Townley Lieutenant U. S. Navy 1884-1888 Kdgar S. Dudley First Lieutenant Second U. S. Artillery 1S88-1891 T. W. Griffith Second Lieutenant Kighteenth U. S. Infantry 1891-1895 John J. Pershing Second Lieutenant Sixth U. S. Cavalry 1895-1897 John T. Guilfoyle Captain Ninth U. S. Cavalry {A. B. Jackson First Lieutenant Ninth U. S. Cavalry E. G. Fechet Major Sixth U. S. Cavalry John M. Stotsenhurg First Lieutenant Sixth U. S. Cavalry 1898-1899 Cliarles W. Weeks Cadet Major 1899-1900 Allan L. Brown Cadet Major ( CharK W. Wcek Cadet Major (Resigned) Allan I.. Brown Cadet Major I I ' rank D. Eager Lieutenant-Colonel First Nebraska Volunteers Samuel A. Smoke Captain Fifth U. S. Infantry 1 ' 02-1 ' X)5 Wilson Chase Captain Twenty-first U. S. Infantry 1 " X)5-1 ' W John G. Workizer Captain Second U. S. Infantry l ' ;09-1912 llalsey E. Yates Captain Seventeenth U. S. Infantry 1912-1914 I ' " N. Bowman First Lieutenant I ' ourth L . S. Infantry vjoo-vm l ' X)l-1902 List of Winning Companies in " Compet " 18U3 Cu. C Capt. I ' . 1). l ' :aj;cr I ' .MU Ol A Capt. K. D. Sianlcy 1894 Co. B Capt. J. D. Dixon 1905 Co. D Capt. John Hyiic 1895 Co. B Capt. C. A. Elliott IIIOC. Co. C Capt. L. C. Syford 189G Co. D Capt. J. C. Sedgwick 1!U)T Co. C Capt. C. D. Slaugliter 1897 Co. B Capt. R. C. Saxton liiOS Co. . Capt. H. S. Stevens 1899 Co. B Capt. J. Stcbhins 1909 Co. 1) Capt. K. . . Critcs 1900 Co. D Capt. I . II. Wo.HlJand 191(1 C... H Capt. allery White 1901 Co. Cai)t. n. . . ' rnkiy lull Co. C Capt. C. . . Ilennett 1902 Co. D Capt. A. K. I ' .arnes 191-. ' Co. 1 Ca|)t. C. K. I ' aine 1903 Co. D Capi, J. K. Farney 19l;i Co. K Capt. C. B. Terry 254 Coiiilmsltfr. 1914 The Regiment H. F, KRAMER, Colonel First Regiment. MISS FRANCES PRATT, Regimental Sponsor. Cornfiufiifeer, 1914 2SS The Regimental Staff L. T. SKIXXER, Lieut-Colonel — Staff. C. K. MORSE, Major — Staflf. A. I. IIICKMAX, Major— Staff, ' ..Noculivc anil Delinquency Officer. 256 Corni)ii0hrr. 1014 The Regimental Staff A. B. BALLAH, Major — Staff, REED O ' HANLOX, Captain — Staff, Regimental Adjutant. V. D. SMITH, Captain — Staff, Ortlance Officer. Comfjugfecr, 1914 257 Regimental Staff L. A. HICKMAN. Captain — Staff, Regimental Quart crma.-ttr. C. J. WOHLFORD, Captain — StaflT. RoRinu-ntal Commissary. A. II. I)1. S. U)U1 ' :. First Liciileiiant— Staff, Special Duty. 258 (tontiititthrr, 1014 First Battalion GEORGE H. BROTHKKS, Major. MISS MARY CAMP, Sponsor. Cornijujsfecr, 1914 259 Cornlmfihrr. IC 14 A. i:, AI.I.W, MISS EVA .Mc.VA Spoils " !-. Company A COMPANY A m;iy lie s;iid to Iil- the " charter mumhcr " in the roster of cadet companies. It.s tflorious lii.story extends liack to the be.ginnings of the Military IJepartment in tlie time of Lieutenant E. S. Dudley. Always a progressive organ- izatiini, the men of this company have been loyal to the principles of militarism and liave always stood for the lionor of the University cadets. W. .A. Mc.Mlister, 77, was the first captain of tlie company, guiding it tlirough its infancy willi success. On three great annual gala days has this company won the Omaha cup at " Conipet. " In 1901 Captain H. A. Tukey led his men to victory, in 1904 Captain E. D. Stanley was the victorious captain, and four years later the company honor was upheld by a staunch comiiany led by Captain H. S. Stevens. Among the many men of prominence who have helped officer Company A may be counted in the following; Dean Roscoe Pound, who served Xebraska for years and is now at the helm in Harvard Law College; Ex-Governor George L. Sheldon, J. B. McDonald, Ex-Congressman E. M. Pollard, Professor Edward A. Bessey, son of Dean C. E. Bessey; George K. Bartlett, Professor Robert T. Hill of Schenectady, N. Y.; W. O. Foreman, wlio later became the first captain of Company M; John K. Sellcck, Kennetli F. Warner and our present executive officer, Cadet Colonel H. F, Kramer. Captain A. E. Allyn and IT. R. Bunting, l ' " irst Lieutenants of the company, are strivin.g to reach the liciglit of the efficiency test this year, " Compet " being ever their aim as well as that of the men in their company. Cornl)U£(fecr, 1914 261 Company B 262 Cornfitidltrr, 1014 MISS VERNA ANDERSON. Sponsor. Company B THE HISTORY of illustrious Company B readies back to the fall of 1877, it being formed of " insurrectos " who drilled only under protest. Soon, however, Lieutenant E. S. Dudley, who was the first commandant of cadets, was able to instill " pep " and military bearing into the young soldiers who became patriotic cadets. At the time the regents issued the first ultimatum, " Uniforms Required, " the men of the original Company B were anything but enthusiastic, but soon the clouds floated awaj ' , patriotism won out and navy blue with white stripes and brass buttons were in evidence. And from that day to the present the men of " B " have been lovers of the uniform which it is their honor to wear. On four bright " Compct " days Company B has won the cup. In 1S94, under Cap- tain J. B. Dixon, they were victorious, the following year Captain C. . . Elliott led his men to victory and in 1897 laurels were gained with C. R. Saxton as Captain. Xo " compet " was held in 1898, it being the initial year of the Spanish-American war, but in 1899 Company B again won the cup, Captain J. Stebbins being in command of the company. Every j-ear good old Company B strives to win and shows up as among the best, but since 1899 have been unable to reach their goal — the cup. Among the many men of prominence who have been officers of the company may be counted the following: judge C. S. Lobinger, who has for years represented the United States in the Philippine Islands; L. A. Rickctt, J. Dean Ringer, attorney at South Omaha; Robert T. Guthrie, now an officer in the United States army; S. A. Mahood and Richard Guthrie, now in the United States Forestry Service. Captain Victor A. Sturm and Lieutenant E. R. Jones are in charge of the company this year and are receiving loyal support from their men. All are working together " For the Honor of ' B ' and the University. " Corntufifeer, 1914 263 Company C J(.4 Cornlnifihfr. 1014 Company C C-C-C-u-p; Watch us get it — C. C. C " is the yell which has heen the inspiration of the men of Company C. The company was organized in the fall of 1887 with the following oflicers: Captain, " Jerry " Smith; First Lieutenant, H. P. Mathew- son, and Second Lieutenant, O. V. Stout. Us history has been one of patriotism, " pep " and progress. When camps were established as an annual outing for cadets it was Company C which gained prominence because of the many keen " wits " among its men and ofhcers. Not least among these " live wires " may be counted Captains Charles E. Teach and Charles A. I ' ennctt. In " Compet " the Company C men held the coveted " C-C-C-u-p. " In 1006 Captain L. C. Syford led the company in " compet, " the following year the x ' ictory was due to the cool-headed work of Captain C. D. SlauglUcr, while tlie last victory was won witli Captain " Chick " Bennett in command. Among the prominent men who ha e served as commissioned officers in the com- pany may be counted the following: Dean O. V. P. Stout, C. F, Schwartz, Ex-.-Xdjutant General of the Nebraska National Guard; E. A. Bcssey; Prof. Charles E. Teach, now associated in educational w ork with Superintendent W. L. Stephens of the public schools of Long Beach, Cal.; L. F. Hurtz, general manager of the Lincoln Telephone Company; C. K. Shedd, Anan R. Raymond and Charles A. Bennett. Captain W. K. h ' owlcr and Lieutenant L. N. Anderson, in charge of the company this year, are maintaining a standard of excelUney in all work of the organization. Cornfjusifecr, 1914 265 Company D 266 Cornl)UJ(fefr, 1014 Company D D. Q. — P. D. Q. " has trul.v liecn typical of Company D from its birth as a group of " raw " recruits. This organization has a record for " pep " and originality in tlie class of jokes perpetrated during by-gone camps. To Company D belongs the honor of winning the Omaha cup at the first annual inipet " in 1893, also the honor of having won the cup on eight occasions, more than " Conipe redited to an ' other companj-. Conipan - D won the annual " Compct " in the following years victorious commander being given in each case: the name of the Captain F. D. Eager 1893 Captain J. C. Sedgwick 1896 Captain F. H. Woodland 1000 Captain . . K. Barnes 1902 Captain J. R. Farnev 1903 Captain John Ilvde " 1905 Captain F. . . Crites 1909 Captain Vallerv While 1010 Among the prominent men who rose through the ranks of the company and acted as its officers maj ' be included the following: Frank H. Woods, president Lincoln Telephone Company; Lieutenant-Colonel Frank D. Eager of the First Nebraska Volun- teers, L. C. Oberlies, Dr. H. J. Lehnhoff, Prof. R. A. Emerson, Louis A. Korsmcycr, F. R. Beers, F. A. Crites, V. B. Elseflfer, Ernest H. Hahne and G. H. Brother, now Major-in-Command of the First Battalion. Captain J. L. Driscoll ( " Stub " ), ably supported by Lieutenant P. O. Southwick, is now rounding the Company D machine into shape for the 1914 attempt to regain supremacy. Every man is working hard to make his offi cers proud of their men. Cornf)U{(ber, 1914 267 .iiniimiMiiiiiMiiiiiiriiiiiiiiMiiMMMiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiu (CornlMifiUrr. 1014 9S .. Second Battalion JOSEPH V. JOHXSOX, MISS ALICE EULLERTOX, Major. Sponsor. u« . .mum..mmm«m«um...»..Mm,m ■■■■II. ■■■,■.„■,. ,.„i„ „ i .»« , . . ,,m— g Cornfjusifetr, 1914 269 Company E 270 Cornliuslitr, 1914 H. P. MILLER, Captain. MISS HAZEL MILLER, Sponsor. Company E COMPAXY E. one of the young and energetic organizations in the Military Depart- ment, is making some of the old stand-bys hump for a high place on the list of honor. Captain J. B. Spaulding, with the aid of First Lieutenant J. V. Johnson, guided this company through its first year of existence during the regime of Com- mandant Yates. The reason for the organization of this company in 1911 was that the registration of the University had developed to such an extent that the old companies had more men to handle than was practicable. Another reason was that Commandant Yates was determined to stamp out the old reprieve policy. IMen were held to extraordinary excuses before reprieve was granted. Captain Miller of this year ' s company is being ably assisted by William H. Bauman, his First Lieutenant. Cornfjusifter, 1914 271 Company F 272 Cortifiushrr. 1014 Company F FIFTH place was the standard establishment the first year by Company F, the twin sister of " E, " organized the same year. The object in bringing this organiza- tion to life was identical with the reasons for the organization of the twin sister company. A large number of students were on the list for drill because of the increased attendance and strict adherence to his non-reprieve policy by the commandant. Captain F. A. Wirt was in charge of this infant and C. L. Yochum was First Lieutenant. Professor Wirt is now using the tactics acquired in the Military Depart- ment to make the students of Manhattan College mark time to his tune. W. W. Wenstrand, president of the senior class in 1912-1913, also led Company F over the rocks of trials and tribulation the same year. Captain R. A. Smith is leading the 1913-1914 boys of Company F toward the event- ful day of final judgment, " Compet. " First Lieutenant J. A. Christy is his right hand man. Corni)«s!6er, 19X4 273 Company G 274 CornfjiisUfr, 4 xMISS JULIA HITCHCOCK, Sponsor. Company G COMPANY G, although only in the second year of its existence, is a strong organ- zation. Last year, with Captain J. A. Waters in charge, the company made a good record. The men were stubborn drillers, working enthusiastically and loyally for their officers and company honor. So well did they work that a company honor was firmly established and the men of " G " are proud of their place in the military organization of Nebraska. The first officers of the company were: Captain, J. A. Waters; First Lieutenant, T. M. Shepherd, and Second Lieutenant, A. B. Coleman. Captain T. M. Shepherd and Lieutenant L. R. Rudd are the efficient officers for 1913-14. CornfjuSfeer, 1914 275 Company H 276 (Cornf)iishrr. 1014 I). I,. WdOli, Captain. K, M. IIIC,(;,I.N Company H THE BABY company of the Military Department is " H. " This corapanj ' , organ- ized this past year, is composed of the very rawest material. Football men who had had no previous drill and new .second semester students were put into " Squad X " and drilled to the point where their work would entitle them to the privilege of becoming members of a regular company. Because all the companies were complete no other avenue than the organization of a new one from " Squad X " was open. So, " H " was born. Don Wood, the first Captain of the " baby company, " is a well-known man in mili- tary circles about the University. His men are fighters for a place on tlie roll of honor. R. iM. Higgins is First Lieutenant of the new company. Higgins was Second Lieutenant of the victorious Company I in 1912. Cornfjugfeer, 1914 277 Corniuishrr. 1014 Third Battalion RICHARD F. LYMAN, .Major. MISS LOUISE RICE. Sponsor. Cornfjugfecr, 1914 279 Company I laSfS Liu 280 Cornfjutfiitr. 1014 MISS SAKAir OUTCALT, O. E. EDISON, First Lieutenant. Company I COM PAX Y I was born in 1909, during tlie last year of the regime of Captain Jolm G. Workizcr as Commandant, and came to the front rapidly. Its ambition was ever high; its officers from the start were men of highest standards and nothing but success could have been its reward. So faithfully did the men enter into the spirit of drill that in the third year of its existence, being second full drill year, this new company, under the leadership of Captain H. L. Cain, was able to take second place in " Compet. " The following year, 1912, bore fruit — Captain C. K. Paine led his men to victory and the cup. Although the history of Company I has been short, a number of its officers have been promoted to staff positions and to captaincy of new companies. Lieutenant F. A. Wirt became first Captain of Company F, and in the same year Lieutenant J. B. Spaulding became first Captain of Company E. Captain C. K. Paine became Lieutenant Colonel of the regiment and Captain J. V. Johnson of last year is now Major-in-Charge of the second battalion. Among the other prominent men who have officered Company I may be counted J. A. Scotney, W. E. Byerts and M. E. Barker. Reed B. Dawson is Captain of the company this year, while Lieutenant O. E. Edison is helping him round the company into shape for " Compet. " Corn|)as er, 1914 281 Company K 282 Cornfjustlirr. 1014 M. C. ROHRBAUGH, Captain. MISS HELEN HEATOX, Sponsor, Company K COMPANY K is one of the four companies born during the regime of Captain H. E. Yates as Commandant of Cadets. Owing to the elimination of " fake e.xcuses " from drill it was necessary for Captain Yates to organize new companies in order to give all men opportunity for the best sort of instruction. So it might properly be said that Company K was forced upon the University. The welcome infant company was officered in its first year by Captain H. W. Coulter, First Lieutenant F. E. Rhode and Second Lieutenant A. M. Hare. Last year the sting of defeat in former years was forgotten when the entire regiment congratulated " K " upon a brilliant victory on the day of annual judgment. Captain C. B. Perry, supported by Lieutenants L. A. Townsend and E. E. Frost, reached the pinnacle of fame for their company, it being proclaimed the best drilled company of the regiment. Captain L C. Rohrbaugh is in charge of Company K this year. His men are working with a vim, determined to win again in 1914 the cup which they prize so highly. " Squads Right — Column Right; Company K is out of sight — K — K — K. " Comfjusifeer, 1914 283 Company M 284 Cornijiitfhrr, 1014 Company M COMPANY M was born in tlic dead of night, at least it was conceived at the hour of 1 a. in. At this unearthly hour of the night in camp at Ashland, Captain H. E. Yates sent an orderly after V. O. Foreman, First Lieutenant of Company A, asking him to report at headquarters. Bewildered and wondering which of his pranks was causing him to be called " upon the carpet " he entered. He was offered the captaincy of a new company, other officers were chosen and on the very next day the order was read adding to the regiment a tiny company composed of three com- missioned officers and two sergeants. Recruits were not mustered until the follow- ing fall. Company M has worked hard. It has never won " Compet, " but its Glee Club in camp at Beatrice in 1911 will never be forgotten by any who attended tlie camp, par- ticularly by the men of Companies I and K, which were encamped nea rby. The company has turned out some mighty strong men, among them being V. O. Foreman, H. C. Slater, A. W. Dewey and Edward Hewalt, who is now in educational work at Grand Island. Captain M. V. Reed and Lieutenant J. E. Allison are drilling the company this year. If the company stands as high in the day of final tests as does its worthy Captain in the hearts of his men, it will be mighty near on top, if not the very top company. Cornfjusifecr, 1914 285 The Band 286 Cornliufihrr. 1014 The Band THE BAND was founded primarily as a University organization and did not come under the control of the Military Department until in the eighties. Since that time it has been a very valuable adjunct to the Military Department. In camp its chief distinction was that the members of the Band slept all day, and played, in more than one sense, all night. For the past three years the organization has been under the direction of Major C. B. Cornell. Under his leadership it has developed into one of Nebraska ' s big institutions and an organization which benefits not only the regiment, but the whole University. It furnishes music on all occasions and accompanies the football team into foreign fields. This year the Band made a very successful tour of the state during spring vacation. In addition it has played for several outside functions in the city. Thus it is perhaps as well and as widely known as any University organization. Captain Sullivan, assisted by Lieutenants Kovanda and Wagner, has developed the forty members of the Band into a very efficient organization, both from a military and musical standpoint. Cornljusfeer, 19 14 287 Cornf)iisfhrr. 1014 The Rifle Team Corntusifecr, 1914 289 mmia -7 ♦ 4 Cornljutflifv, 1014 The Pershing Rifles Cornfjugfecr, 1914 291 1 r:. 292 Cornfnififcrr, 1014 (University of Qebraska ;Qegiment EVERETT N. BOWMAN First Lieutenant, Fourth Infantry, U. S. A. Commandant of Cadets COMMISSIONED AND NON-COMMIS- SIONED OFFICERS. Colonel H. F. Kramer Lieutenant-CoUinel G. A. Walker Major A. L. Hickman, Execntive and Delinqnency Officer Major G. H. Brother, First Battalion Major J- V. Johnson, Second Battalion Major R. F. Lyman, Third Battalion Captain Reed O ' Hanlon, Regimental Adjutant Captain L. A. Hickman, Regimental Qviartermaster Captain C. J. VVohlford, Regimental Commissary Captain G. A. Armstrong, Inspector of Rifle Practice First Lieutenant K. M. Snyder, Battalion Adjutant First Lieutenant A. H. Dinsmore, Unassigned NON-COMMISSIONED STAFF. ADJUTANT ' S DEPARTMENT. Regimental Sergeant-Major Corporal I. K. Frost W. A. Hixenbaugh Corporal W. L. Wright Asst. Regimental Sergeant-Major Corpora! M. J. Baehr E. N. Hansen Private E. Althouse Corporal R. V. Koupal Private P. M. McCuIlough Private H. P. Rigdon QUARTERMASTER ' S DEPT. Regimental Quartermaster-Sergeant. . . Corporal H. F. Brown R. E. Fee Corporal P. N. Temple Corporal J. D. Milliken COMPANY OFFICERS AND NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS. COMP.WY A. Captain A. E. Allyn Corporal R. V. Prokop First Lieutenant H. R, Bunting Corporal E. B. Douglas First Sergeant H. W. Graham Corporal J. O. Yeiser Second Sergeant W. C. Chapin Corporal K. Y. Craig Corporal V. C. George Corporal C. C. Golden Corporal A. W. Ackerman Cornfjusifecr, 1914 293 COMPANY B. C.iptaiii V. A. Sturm Third II. K. Grainger i- ' irst Lieutenant IC. R.Jones Corporal J. II. Pierce First Sergeant S. K. Clark Corporal I. C. Raker Second Sergeant G. K. Petring Corporal Phil Warner Corporal S. A. Bcrger COMPANY C. Captain W. K. l- ' owlcr Corporal U. S. Spiel h I- ' irst Lieutenant L. N. Anderson Corporal L. E. N ' orris I ' irst Sergeant P. M. W ' ickstruni Corporal W. Hall Second Sergeant R. A. Stewart Corporal F. L. Hi. enhaugh Thi rd Sergeant W. C. Fleming Corporal A. L. Cooper Corporal I . F. Smith Corporal E. L. Liehendorfer COMPANY D. Captain J. L. DriscoU Corporal . L. L. W ' estling I ' irst Lieutenant I ' . O. Southwick Corporal G. Everts l ' irst Sergeant V. P. Uresher Corporal F. V. ItackUiiul Second Sergeant F.. L. Godfrey Corporal G. E. Liehendorfer Third Sergeant L. L. Ewing Corporal J. V.. Lanz COMP.WY Iv Captain II. P. Miller Third Sergeant W. J. Wehermeier l ' " irst Lieutenant Vm. S. Haunian Corporal James II. Keele I ' ' irst Sergeant I ' ' . II. Paustian Corporal O. l . Mall Second Sergeant R.F.Clark Corpivral C i iKo„ Corporal Vm. II. N.diU C().MI ' . NY I " . Captain R. . . Smith Corporal.. ...C. L. Ryan h ' irst Lieutenant J. . . Christy Corporal.. I ' . I " . Weinanl First Sergeant T. L. 1-rank Corporal ... It. V. Taylor Second Sergeant A. J. Covert Corporal S. R. Pie r Corporal G. G.Thatcher Corporal R. II. Van Uoskirk COMI ' . NY G. Captain T. M. Shepherd Corporal G. L. Weigand l- ' irst Lieutenant L. R. Rudd Corporal A. C. Townc First .Sergeant 11. L. Hewitt Corporal C. W. McCoy Second Sergeant R.J. Miller Corporal M. II. Sclilcsinger Third Sergeant R. G. L. Greer Corporal Wni. C. Eldred COMP.WY II. Captain Hon Wood hirst Lieutenant R M. lliggins First Sergeant !• ' . C. Alli.rt 2 (Coinl)usUrr. 1014 COMPANY I. Captain R. B. Dawson First Lieutenant (). E. Edison J ' irst Sergeant T. E. Wood Second Sergeant O. E. Hans Third Sergeant F. S. Penney Corporal V. Hager Corporal G. E. Miller Corporal D. M. Hewitt Corporal L. M. Palmer Corporal J. P. Robertson Corporal C. M. Becdc Corporal C. E. Beede COMPANY K. Captain M. C. Rohrbaug First Lieutenant. First Sergeant G. A. Spooner Second Sergeant C. A. Hauptnian Third Sergeant Wni. O. Biba Corporal C. S. Holcombe Corporal H. Hadley Corporal VV. F. Urbach Corporal H. C. Edwards Corporal Clyde Drewing COMPANY M. Captain M. V. Reed Corporal First Lieutenant J. E.Allison Corporal First Sergeant G. G. Thompson Corporal Second Sergeant H. L. Zetterman Corporal Corporal H. A. Knutze ..H. E. Gentry .W. B. Warner ....J. E. Webb . .C. E. Glasser BAND Captain T. J. Sullivan First Lieutenant R. . . Kovanda Second Lieutenant R. P. Wagner First Sergeant L. L. Hines Second Sergeant . V. Kjelson Third Sergeant C. B. Scott Fourth Sergeant R. A. Fulton Corporal VV. L Locke Corporal L. B. Rist Corporal A. A. Emley Corporal H. A. Savage Corporal U. S. Harkson Cornfjusifeer, 1914 295 • - TlKMi V;. the ll.ililjy 1 l.ij - ! (Coinfjuslirr, 1914 NEBRASKA UNIVERSITY COLLEGE of MEDICINE AT OMAHA, NEBRASKA MOVED TO OMAHA BY ACT OF THE STATE LEGISLATURE NINETEEN HUNDRED ELEVEN ' luisr piipgician. skillrb obr luounlJS to Ijral, 31s more ttmii annics to t )t public Ujcal. — $)ope. d)f pntifiit tan oftnirr bo Uiitlioiit tl)r boctor. tliait ttir boctor can bo U)itt)oiit ttir patirnt. Ziininn-man. 2 ' « (Cornl)U£rt;fr. I9t4 OTiillsion (iDiton pribgcs, JW. M. DEAN OF THE COLLEGE OF MEDICINE. Cornfjugfeer, 1914 299 LABORATORY BUILDING. NEBRASKA UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF MEDICINE, OMAHA. 300 Cornlmsrtifr, 1014 €:f)e College of iHebicine " The Western College for the Western Man. " Once a terribly trite phrase, newly become most forceful and germane to us all. The University of Nebraska College of Med- icine does perforce draw the bulk of its student body from the state of Nebraska. To the people of the state, then, to the par- ents of our students that are and to our students to be and to their families, as well as to our fellow students in the other col- leges of this great University — greeting. We have a message for you — a message of progress and achievement, and an appeal — an appeal not for financial support, for that you have already given us, but a moral ap- peal, the appeal of " The Western College for the Western Man. " Nebraska now has that to offer in medical education which will draw to her from all over the west the class of men who, satisfied with nothing but the best, formerly consid- ered it necessary to go east for their work. She can offer the latest mod- ern equipment, abundance of clinical material and in- structors of national repu- tation. The recent removal of all the medical work to Omaha, with the erection of modern quarters with a quantity of new equipment and the conse- quent stimulus and new lease of life to the clinical years marks the opening of a new epoch in the history of the college. The new laboratory building at Forty- second and Dewey Avenue, Omaha, is veritably our " piece de resistance. " Drs. Perkins, Sollman and Gerstenberger, from Western Reserve, after making a recent in- spection tour of practically all the large medical schools of the country, remarked, referring to our building, that Nebraska had practically the m.ost compact and efficient plant they had seen. The building has been erected at a cost of $110,000, $100,000 of which was appropri- ated by the legislature of 1912. It was dedi- cated October 16th, 1913, the dedicatory ad- dress being delivered by Dr. Howard A. Kelly of Johns Hopkins University. Three days previously, during the annual Alumni Clinical Week, the building was thrown open for a reception to alumni, students and friends. Let us take vou around a bit, and show you what our visitors saw. On the second or main floor as we go in are the offices — aristocratic offices — if you don ' t believe us just look at the picture and see for yourself. Across the hall is the Department of Clinical Pathology and the museum. Further on we turn into the west wing. At the far end is the assembly room, equipp ed, by the way, with a $600 projection lantern and a $500 dark curtain outfit, so that lectures may be illustrated in the most effective manner. The rest of the wing is occupied by the laboratories, office, store rooms and dark room of the Depart- ment of Pathology and Bacteriology. Let us go up to the third floor. Here, above the offices we find the library. On the other side of the hall the Department of Chem- istry, where the Freshmen make vile odors. In the corner is a lecture room. The west wing is taken up by the |3 Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, with its office, laboratories, ma- il chine shop, dark room and the wonderful electrocar- deogram, a Cambridge J string galvanometer, the like of which is found only m two or three other schools in the United States. Now for the fourth floor. Here is the " Exhibit A " of every medical col- lege — the Department of Anatomy. The dissecting room is beyond a doubt the most sanitary and best equipped of its kind in the country. Look at the picture, read the description in the new catalog and be convinced. The of- fices and private laboratories of anatomy occupy the rest of the south wing. In the corner is another lecture room. In the west wing is the Department of Histology with its office, laboratories and smaller rooms. Another flight of stairs takes you to the roof, frorn where you can get a good view of a considerable part of the cyclone-swept district of last year. The latter, however, has not much to do with medical education, so we will go down. Before we leave we must visit the ground floor. Here in the south wing is the girls ' rest room. Across the hall is the office of the college paper, " The Pulse. " Here also the Anatomy Department has store rooms, preparation and autopsy rooms, and in the corner is the animal room. The west wing is taken up with the men ' s quarters, a loung- ing and smoking room, a large locker room and a bath room with showers. Some build- ing, isn ' t it? Cornf)U£t er, 1914 301 Just west of the building are our tennis courts, better than most courts, rivaled only by the Omaha Field Club courts. We have a Tennis Association, named after Dr. Har- old Gifford, to whom we are indebted for the equipment of the courts. Hospitals. The college has practical con- trol of all charity cases in six different large modern hospitals in Omaha. Of these, one hospital alone, the Nebraska Methodist, has out of a total of 2,600 cases yearly, 825 char- ity cases, and these with a number of non- charity cases are available for teaching. At the Free Medical Dispensary during the first six months of the present school year 5,011 cases were seen by the students. Twenty-five physicians and surgeons, lead- ers of their profession in Omaha, comprise the Dispensary Staff. Nebraska can offer what many larger schools cannot, close per- sonal contact with our big men. Our faculty believe in and practice individual bedside teaching rather than mass class room teaching. Nebraska appeals to the best class of medical students, and she bases her appeal on the possession of superior laboratory equipment, an excellent faculty, abundance of clinical material, unity of work, all four years in the same place, and location in a large city. We are thankful to the people of the state for having given us. through their legis- lature, such a college. People of the state will and do feel thankful to the college for turning out the class of medical men whom our graduates represent. " The Western School for the Western Man. " 302 iCoinliujflifr. 1914 Dr. Cu quarts fro m he " Mr re to Pete Loch uld you say ' s two In histc was a for fied the b been aske Beer Para logy ■n of d if des? the the they professor stated tha incoytis of the bloot 1 made them less ha ever get together wh rmfi or ich 1. the nphile stupi- It has Bock " All of which I t tha 30k c rat ut b s heart is fore lunch, here exc as I was ?n th a h part urry. " Talcot — " How are you getting along in dissection? ' Mauer — " Why, Niehaus ' stories are simply great. ' « Soph— " Music seems to run in our class. " Fresh— " That ' s nothing. You should hear Kleii Whistle. " ' . FOOD VALUE OF RICE. Instructor— " The Chinese endure a good deal oi account of the high nutritive value of rice. " Student— " The great food of China is now— " (Yells from the student body)— " Chop Suey! " Dissecting Room Rules and Regialations 1. Visitors must examine their pockets before leaving the laboratory, so as to be sure they take away nothing that belongs to them. 2. Students using the waste pails for cus- pidors must tip the janitor. 3. Only twenty-five students are allowed to wash up at one time. 4. All students must laugh out loud when the Prof, tells a story or cracks a joke. This rule absolute. 5. Students may visit one another, nc calling cards being necessary. Dissecting room motto, " Everything comes at him who works. " WHAT WE COST THE STATE. How many of us, who pay from $100 to $120 per year in tuition and fees, realize how much the state must add in cold, hard cash to put each of us through? Probably we have not even paused to give the matter a passing thought. For running expenses and maintenance only, not considering cost of equipment or depreciation, each student costs this state $542. Small wonder we are expected to make good or get out. Beginning with the school year of 1914-1915, the Seniors will spend a certain amount of time in filling clinical clerkships. A student on this service will spend two hours of each day for a period of six weeks at a certain hospital. He will have access to the histories, charts and all the records of every patient in charge of the staff, and will be expected to follow each case carefully from day to day. While on this service he will not be on dispensary service. This will be an uncommon and valuable opportunity for intelligently following the work of our big men. —The Pulse. Cornijusfkcr, 1914 303 LABORATORY FACULTY. In addition to the faculty at the building, the College of Medicine boasts on its faculty list sixty practicing physicians of the city of O maha, who deliver lec- tures and hold clinics at the college. WANTED TO KNOW When we will get a hospital on the campus. When an elevator will be installed in the school. When Bocken will develop some " pep. " When Davis will learn that his line of Harvard talk is absolutely N. G. Could Colbert negotiate if one single hair got out of place? What does Horton mean by " true west- ern style " . ' When Dr. Willard will take a course in the art of expression. A diagnosis that will fit Hanisch and some one who could fill the prescription. We think both would be difficult. Was " Arizona Johnson " born with that B. S. degree? When some people will believe there are others just as clever with less than half as much to say. Why Ohie Meyer forgot his dance with Mrs. Quinlan. When Muscr and Burns will get through registering. 304 Cornl)ti9;hrr. 1014 .».» m)t ' $ulse " taff The Pulse, " Representing the Students, Alumni and Faculty of the Univer- sity of Nebraska College of Medicine, " is a twenty-four page paper published bi-monthly by the intelligent aggregation pictured above. Corni)us!feEr, 1914 30S Senior ClaSsi ©inibcrgitp of i cbrasfen CoUcse of iWeiJicinc 1914 i. M Hir«m D. Burn MoIlc • Earl B. Erikine Mr.liiinc •!• I- 1 KlKlUh Club. Mnll- lal rlub. AnI In I ' liyilnlni). (Alllor ■I ' iiIm " J. H. CoudnouKh •1 ' 1 ' 1 Mcnli.r Mrai«. Ktulor Ililrnir HwmI ' Ml MI..I..II ll. .|ill il. Mrdlill ttiH ' kl). Y. M. C. A. K. C. Crimlich MrilU-liic AOAl ' IA. N r N A. II ' o . Srnlur In- trnir liiiniAiitivl lliv III LI Ch». W. lUrmt Mr.licinc •!■ !• S Mcillc ' al Morlrly, M. ' . A.. A»t. I ' liyi.liili.« Y. Ill N H N Y M - A . Mnllral NkIcI) 306 €ornf)us(!ifr, 1014 Mildred Carnahan Williams Medicine N S Medical Society. Y. Blaine A. Young Medicine ACACIA. N 2 N Pilar, and Sr. In- terne Neb. Meth. Hns.. Phar. ttni iliii. iJ! Frank J. Kotlar Medicine l P 2 Senior Interne Coiin- ly Hdspltal. Cnplaiu Cniumissary ' 12 Charles F. Moon .Medicine P 2 Captain Quartermas- ter ' 12. Medical So- ciety. Senior Interne Itouglas County Hos- pital T. C. Moyer Medicine N 2 N. 2 A E Vice Pie.slilent Senior Medics. Inlenie Wlic .McTnciNil ll.,M.ll;,l Chas. E. Pinckney Medicine A. B. ' 08. Nebraska Wcslcynn Wm. Scholten Medicine n. Se. Wayne Nor- mal ' 00. Junior Class President Cornijusifecr, t9l4 307 B €ornfHifiil«n . 1014 The Medic " Band of OlACOMINI " LEADER, Dr. C. W. M. Pointer. ( " Strings " the boys) EAR DRUM, Blaine Young. (Resounding) ((When thumped)) ANTERIOR HORN, Hiram Burns. (Butts in) ORGAN OF CORTI, Earl Montgomery. ( " Peals " ) GIFFORD TENNIS ASSOCIATION. It was a happy discovery, fostered by the exigencies of dire necessity, on the part of some ingenious cuss who early roamed the forests, that music has charm to soothe the savage beast. Accordingly in our present state of civilization we carry out that idea, and with some success, by placing a brass band around the bulldog ' s neck. Perceiv- ing the quality of the first inference in their student body and believing as they do in the descent of man from that bestial state, our faculty instituted a plan which would with impunity satisfy our savage passion for combat. Convinced by the observations of the aforesaid aborigine that music was es- sential, they decided unon tennis. Dr. Gif- ford was successfully appealed to.. He " Giff ' d " the money and now each evening the members of the Association dance on their fine clay courts to the strains of their stringed instruments. POSTERIOR HORN, Clyde Thomas. (Always last) SCARPA ' S TRIANGLE, J. J. Keegan. (Very precious) ((GOOD)) HAM STRINGS, Webb. (Mostly unstrung) CELLA (TURCICA), A. J. Ross. (For information see Higby) M .r-- -- m 1 , . i ' - ' ll HI ■,st«- ' - a ' ; ' ORGAN OF ROSENMULLER, Harold Rosenbaum. (Real music) LATERAL HORN, Leonard Riggert. (Something on the side) ORGAN OF GIRALDES, Bill Aten. (Why?) ((We don ' t know; do you?)) LYRA OF FORNIX, Undine. (Whited Sepulcher Club) ((Don ' t think. Let it grow on you.)) FITTING APPLICATIONS. Al Moser Ladies ' man Losey Works at all trades Hoffmeister Germany Burns Matinee Idol Moon A Bull in a China Shop Cotlar Something Sherwood Notice Me Wildhaber. Absolute Innocence. Missed a lot Talcott Has a movement that covers the whole business Brix Talks with his hands Curti Oh ! Goodness me ! Davis Ha-a-v-aad Cornf)U£(feer, 1914 309 (CoinfuisUn, 1014 MEDICAL IGNORANCE. Among the papers of R. H. Stoddard that Rysley Hitchcock edited there is a letter which Oliver Wendell Holmes, the poet physician, is said to have received. This letter was written many years ago by an ignorant country practitioner, and it is interesting because it shows the low level to which, in the early part of the last century, it was possible for medical education to fall. The letter, verbatim, follows: " Dear dock I have a pashunt whos physicol sines shoze that the winpipe is ulcerated of and his lung have dropped into his stumick. He is unable to swaller and I fear his stumick is gone. I have giv him everything without efeck his Father is wealthy honorable and influenshail. He is an active member of the M. E. Church and God noes I don ' t want to loose him vot shall I do? " —The Pulse. Cornfjufifecr, 1914 311 ail rtjt tDorlb ' s! a gtage. Sinb mm anb Uiomcn mrrrli ' plapcrsi; Cfjfi ' i)al)c tfirir exits anli tl)rir entrances, anb one man m fjis time plapS manp parts. — asPou ILiiic 3t. Corntnidher, 1014 • x II llr Cte ogmet i lufj CHE KOSMET Klub of the University of Nebraska is an organization whose visible activity is the production of an original musical play each year. The aim of the Klub is to encourage dramatic and musical composition among the students, to add its mite toward elevating the forms of popular amusement and to furnish clean and wholesome recreation, both for those who take part and for those who attend its entertainments. The Kosmet Klub was organized in May. 1911. the charter members hav- ing in mind similar organizations, such as the " Triangle " Club at Princeton, the " Boar ' s Head " Club at Syracuse, the " Black Friars " Club at Chicago and the " Hare ' s Foot " Club at the University of Wisconsin. Membership in the Klub is by election, and is limited to twelve upper classmen, although the cast of the annual production is open to the entire school. In 1912 " The Diplomat, " a political satire, in two acts, by Prof. R. D. Scott, with music by C. L. Connor. ' 13. was presented at the Oliver Theater. In 1913 " The Matchmakers. " also by Prof. Scott, with music by Miss Dorothy Wat- kins, ' 13, was given. This year, on May 16th, the Klub will offer its annual production, the play chosen being " El Presidente. " by Ernest H. Graves, ' 13, the music composed by Miss Agnes Bartlett, ' 15, and the lyrics by Ralph H. Northrup, ' 14. ROLL OF MEMBERS. HONORARY. Prof. R. D. Scott Mr. C. L. Connor ACTIVE. John L. Cutright Ralph H. Northrup Robert J. Drake Leon N Samuelson A. Blaine Ballah Harold P. Miller Ernest H. Graves Merrill V. Reed Ned Allison Philip O. Southwick Raymond H. Kellner R. K. Amerman 3 ' 4 Cornfiushrr. 1014 m)t osmet Inb Cornijusifeer, 19X4 315 Clje Bramatic (Club SnyOcr B.ihcock Mcirr Hills Northrup Sanborn Kruse B.Ucs Epperson wart Workman Wilson Challis Jones Wilkinson Cummins Fate Prttrson Rccdcr Gcrlau Asor Avn Home Precse Kidiloo Howell Ahrens Sortnson Aldrich Clark Scotl 316 (CornljiiBUrr. 1014 " i:f)e lap, tfje lap ' g tije Ijins " " For us and for our company, Here stooping to your clemency We beg your hearing patiently. ' Because things seen are mightier than things heard, the theater has become a factor, not only in the world of pleasure and philanthropy, but in the educational realm. To society it is distinctly a source of amusem.ent. to the denizen of the slums it opens a wonderful world of fantasy and becomes a means of mental and spiritual stimulation, to the educator it is the lan- guage democratic, universal through which he is to speak to all men. By appealing to the common desire to be amused, and to the love of play, both of which are inherent in mankind and through the strong appeal to the emotional nature, which Mathew Arnold says is " two-thirds of the life of a human being, " the educator awakens the sympathies to interests lying beyond the personal experience of the be- holder. He trains his audience unconsciously along the lines of higher literature, devel- oping a sense of the artistic in those things which appeal to the eye and to the ear and. far greater than these, he appeals to one ' s sense of the right, the just, the true, and thus he gives the greatest culture that education can hope to give — the cultivation of the nobler impulses of the heart. It is along these lines that the dramatic work of the University hopes to finds its usefulness. Opening the Temple Theater a few years ago with Bernard Shaw ' s " You Never Can Tell " the Dramatic Club has been endeavoring to touch its work with upward impulse; plays by Fitch, Pinero, Barrie, Ibsen and Shakespeare have been presented. But even our University audi- ence does not care to go much deeper into the profound problems of Ibsen than " The Pillars of Society " ; " The Master Builder " and " Rosmersholm " must wait. Mr. Rich- ard Barton of the University of Minnesota has said: " We must lure one away from the musical comedy and vaudeville and moving pictures by the via media of dreams like " The Man From Home " or " The Fortune Hunter " or even — if you do not tell too much about its inaffability in advance — " The Servant in the House. " The Cosmet Club, under the guidance of Prof. R. D. Scott, has put on two very suc- cessful musical comedies of his writing and this year is to produce its own original work. The classes in play writing are turning out commendable pieces of work. It is our hope that really meritorious plays, thus written, may be presented by our own stu- dents, and the intention also is entertained of producing from time to time some of the classical Greek, German and French dramas. It is with feelings of high aspirations that in ringing the curtain down on the dramatic work of the past we hope to ring it up each year for the interpretation of nobler liter- ature and greater works of art. H. ALICE HOWELL. Hamlet — " Be the player Rosencrantz — " Aye. my patience. " — Hamlet, 110-2. lord ; they stay upon your Cornfjusfecr, 1914 317 IDljp 3s a Senior $lap aNLIKE the Junior play, the Senior play is an old tradition at Nebraska. How and why the custom began we will not consider. It is only necessary to say that we have it and that it prevailed this year as usual. Theoretically, a Senior play is the crowning glory, from the standpoint of art. of the career of a class. Four years ' study of literature, elocution and the classics have prepared the class to present a masterpiece in a manner worthy of such an institution. It is a presentation representative, not so much of what the school does for those specializing in dramatics, as of what it does for the student body as a whole. Thus is the Senior play analyzed by those afar off. The actual fact, however, is quite different. Each class goes through its four years of school life with its own unique experiences. It depends on the Senior play to do much toward rounding out its career. The question of talent, of finances, of the style of other plays of the year, all enter in to influence the selection of the play. This year the Senior class faced a situation anything but encouraging. Its Junior play had been a failure; it had put the class in debt and was not received well by the public. It was a well-known fact that the class had no great amount of all-round dra- matic ability. The committee in charge had. therefore, to select a play by which the class could pay off its debt and in which the characters were such as could be played by the known talent of the class. They had also to consider the demand among a certain class of people for a play of the classical type. Don Ahrens was made chairman of the committee and Guy Kiddoo the business manager. Five other members of the class, whose experience had made their opinion valuable, were later called in for consultation. After several months of search and delib- eration the committee was unable to agree on what play to give. They had, however, reduced the choice to two plays, Shakespeare ' s " Twelfth Night " and " The Fortune Hunter. " Each was representative of a type, one the classic type and the other the modern, strictly American, " hit. " " The " Twelfth Night " had much to commend it. Its production would have met the approval of a small but influential class of people who believe that such a play is the only kind a Senior class of a great institution of this kind should give. The right to play it would cost nothing; there would be practically no scenery expense; but there would be a large expense for costumes. On the other hand, " The Fortune Hunter " contained characters for each of which the class had a competent actor. Its presentation would fully redeem the ill-fated " Nathan Hale. " The expense for scenery would not be large, and for costumes nothing. But there was one thing to its disadvantage — it would cost a royalty of $100 to put it on. An amateur production is attended largely for two reasons: From a sense of social duty or for a personal interest in those taking part. But there are circumstances under which one will neglect his duty and forego the pleasure of seeing his friends in amateur v ork, chief among which is where the play is one not thoroughly enjoyable. This rea- son, under ordinary circumstances, would not be sufficient to justify a class in deserting the classics. But where a class is so situated that financial success is absolutely neces- sary, their play must be one which the University public will be glad to attend. These were the facts which confronted the class when the case was laid before them by the committee. Their choice by a very large majority was " The Fortune Hunter. " They considered that the difference in the sale of tickets would be sufficient to more than overcome the $100 royalty, an expenditure which seemed to many of the unin- formed useless. Thus it was that the Seniors made their selection. It was through no lack of dra- matic appreciation, nor did it come as an attempted innovation. But the selection was the result of conditions peculiar to this class alone, conditions which the class had to face, since they could not be avoided, and the results justified the class " selection in every particular. 318 Cornfiusrttfr, 1014 ' e Fortune Hunter STORY OF THE PLAY. Nate Duncan, a dissipated New Yorker, broke and discouraged, is tired of sponging on his acquaint- ances. His successful friend, Harry Kellogg, advises him to go to a small town and marry an heiress. Nat agrees, and Kellogg gives him rules to live by, guar- anteed to win him a million. Nat ' s attempts to follow these rules makes the fun of the play. He succeeds, however, — goes to church, stops swearing, smoking, gambling; gets work in a tumble-down drug store run by a simple- hearted old inventor, Sam Graham, and traps the wealthy banker ' s daughter, as per the rules, who finally proposes to him. In the meantime, however, he comes to like work, makes a success of the drug store, keeps a promoter from stealing a valuable invention from kindly Sam Graham, and falls in love with Betty Graham. The play ends in a rain storm, — happily, of course. CAST OF CHARACTERS. Nat Duncan, the Fortune Hunter R. Kenneth Ammerman Harry Kellogg, a Wall Street Broker Hugh Agor James Long, also of Wall Street Emmett Dunaway Larry Miller, another friend of Kellogg ' s Harold Diers Burnham, Promoter Frank Kruse Willie Bartlett, the Spoiled Millionaire ' s Son Julius Harpham Sam Graham, the Druggist-Inventor Guy Williams Roland Barnette, Bank Clerk Orville Chatt " Blinky " Lockwood, Close-Fisted Banker Chas. H. Epperson Tracy Tanner, Healthy Son of the Liveryman Dwight Griswold Pete Willing, Sheriff C. Neil Brown Sperry. the Drummer Emmett Dunaway " Hi, " the Village Cobbler Harold Diers " Watty, " Gossipping Village Tailor " Si " Chase Betty Graham, the Druggist ' s Daughter Marion Preece Josie Lockwood, the Girl with the Millions Isabel Coons " Angle, " Beloved by Tracy Vivien Cleaver CorntiuKber, 1914 319 Cast of Cfjarnrtfrs in tljc J)Iap N, DwiRht Gr:swol:l thiirlci. K|iper» jii 350 Cornfnififtfr. 1014 ?|otu St »as J ont QOT A GREAT number tried out for the play, but the quahty was such that the coach was able to select one of the most experienced and best- fitted casts ever seen in a class play at Nebraska. Each actor seemed to look the part in every-day life and was sufficiently posted in dramatic art to round out the part for a masterful production. To select those who were ' stars is but to reprint the cast. " Rockie " Amerman was by no means unknown to the student body. As a portrayer of certain type characters he has never been excelled in the school ' s history. His work in " The Fortune Hunter " proved his ability to handle some- thing other than the type in which we had been used to seeing him. He carried the audience always with him, through rapid change from the serious to the comic, from dramatic interpretations to funny antics. His work was a fitting climax to his four years of University dramatics. Next to Nat Duncan must come Sam Graham. This difficult part was car- ried by Guy Williams. The old druggist, who believed everything would come out all right, is the popular favorite of the play. He has your sympathy from the time he first appears until the end, where he holds the umbrella over the happy lovers in the rain. Guy ' s interpretation of the part secured for him the reputation of being one of the best actors of old men ' s parts the school has had. Betty Graham, the chief reason why the plan did not work, was played by Marion Preece. Her part was that of the sweet, pretty girl, plain and simple in her first appearance, but attractive and refined in the last act, after her career at school. Long experience and specialization enabled Miss Preece to present the part in a most pleasing manner. Hugh Agor played the part of the serious, earnest, systematic business man with vigor. Isabel Coons presented the part of the girl with the million very cleverly, and you wonder indeed why Nat is opposed to the idea of taking her and her millions. Dwight Griswold, in the part of the village fat boy, was a popular favorite. He made the most of a lot of delicious humor. Vivian Cleaver deserves special mention as Angle. Her work was of a very high class. Dunaway, as the traveling salesman. Brown as the sheriff, Chatt as the self-important bank clerk, Diers and Chase as the village cronies, all deserve special mention. Cornt)USifecr,19l4 32i Julia Reusch President Theodore Frank Secretary Herbert Grummann Treasurer Amanda H. Heppner Coach tKije (German Qrainatir Cluij ' S fc HE GERMAN Dramatic Club was organized in June. 1912, for the ■ J purpose of developing fluency in conversation, encouraging dramatic talent and promoting the study of the German drama. The small nu- cleus has grown to satisfactory proportions, and membership is now eagerly sought and highy prized by advanced students of German. To be able to mem- orize and intelligently interpret roles in a foreign tongue is of incalculable benefit. Since its incipiency the club has received the loyal support of the Ger- mans in the city, and has inspired teachers of German throughout the state to present German plays. 322 (CornfiiidUrr. 1014 Jfirc in catfj tvt anb papers III rad) fiant) Ctfi ' ral)c, ifcitc anb inaiiiJfii roiiiit) ti)f laiib. — 3opf 24 Cornhusdirr, 1014 Central Debating League Eighth Annual Contests December 12, 1913 NEBRASKA-MINNESOTA Lincoln IOWA-NEBRASKA Iowa City —QUESTION— Resolved, That Immigration Into the United States Should Be Further Restricted by Means of a Literacy Test. UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA— UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA. CHANCELLOR SAMUEL AVERY, Presiding Music by University Cadet Band. NEBRASKA. MINNESOTA. Affirmative. Negative. 1. Homer G. Hewitt, ' 15. 2. Dean Campbell, ' 15. 3. Reed B. Dawson, ' 14. 4. Donald Pomeroy, ' 14. 5. Harold A. Prince, ' 13; Law, ' 15. 6. Harvey Hoshour, Law, ' 15. REBUTTAL. 8. Mr. Hewitt. 7. Mr. Campbell. 10. Mr. Davisson. 9. Mr. Pomeroy. 12. Mr. Prince. 11. Mr. Hoshour. Decision of Judges — Two to One for Nebraska. JUDGES. PROF. I. H. HERRIOTT. PROF. I. H. LOOS. PROF. E. A. WILCOX, Professor of Political Science, Director School of Political Professor of Law, University Drake University. and Social Science, University of Iowa, of Iowa. IOWA. NEBRASKA. Affirmative. Negative. 1. Theodore Garfield, ' 14. 2. Raymond E. Kirk, ' 15. 3. Clarence Isaac, ' 14. 4. C. A. Sorensen, ' 13; Law, ' 15. 5. Harry Reed, ' 15; Law, ' 15. 6. O. K. Perrin, ' 14. JUDGES. PROF. FREDERICK GREEN. STANLEY H. HOUCK. PROF. W. A. OLDFATHER. Professor of Law, University Minneapolis. Professor of Classics, Univer- of Illinois. ■ sity of Illinois. ALTERNATES— Against Minnesota: Paul F. Good, ' 13 (Amherst), Law, ' 16. Against Iowa: Harold J. Schwab, ' 15. BUSINESS MANAGER— Harvey W. Hess, ' 14. Cornf)U£(fecr, 1914 32S iiesatibc Ccaiu at 31oU)a Citp NEBRASKA VERSUS IOWA. QUESTION— Resolved. That Immigration Into the United States Should Be Further Restricted by Means of a Literacy Test. DECISION— Unanimous for Nebraska. 7.26 CornfjugUrr. 1014 3Sg lui II ((irmatilje Wtam at Hincoln F 5 ' W f, MiflHl NEBRASKA VERSUS MINNESOTA. QUESTION— Resolved, That Immigration Into the United States Should Be Further Restricted by Means of a Literacy Test. DECISION— Two to one for Nebraska. Cornftiisfeer, 1914 327 cljatiug; Nebraska had another splendid year in the field of debating. Both the affirmative and negative teams won decisive victories over their opponents. The affirmative team annexed a 2 to 1 decision over Minnesota at Lincoln, while the negative team at Iowa City defeated Iowa by the unanimous ver- dict of the judges. The victory over Min- nesota was especially gratifying, because it was the first time in history that we re- turned winners over the Northerners. However, it was only in line with the de- feats we handed Minnesota in football and basketball. The verdict over Iowa was like- wise pleasing to Nebraskans who were pres- ent at Iowa ' s victory over us two years ago. The question debated this year in the conference was: " Should Immigration Into the United States Be Further Restricted By Means of a Literacy Test? " All angles of the question were well threshed out in seminary. The affirmative team was com- posed of Hewett, Dawson. Prince and Good, and the negative team of Kirk, Sorenson, Perrin and Schwab. While too much credit cannot be given to the members of the teams, still, undoubt- edly, the lion ' s share of the glory falls upon Prof. M. M. Fogg. Starting the year with only four veterans of last year ' s seminary, of which but two were team men, he welded two powerful teams. The squad contained fewer veterans than any of the preceding thirteen which Professor Fogg has con- ducted during his long and eminently suc- cessful career at this University. He admitted that it was the greenest, and con- sequently it must have been one of the poorest squads ever assembled. Yet in ten weeks time Professor Fogg whipped to- gether two teams, to the strength of which both Minnesota and Iowa will bear wit- ness to. Summarizing the results of the debating teams in recent years, we find that during the last two years Nebraska has won all four of her debates with the total votes of the judges standing 10 to 2 in her favor; while in the last four years she has won six of the eight contests with the judges ' votes totalling 16 to 8 in her favor. Thus it seems safe to say that we will always have good and successful debating teams as long as Professor Fogg is with us. Prof. Foge — " Turn to your machinery, Mr. Perrin. Right away, Mr. Perrin; right away. " Perrin — " Brought my brains, professor; brought my brains. " A NIGHT IN THE DEBATING SEMINARY. Professor Fogg— " Well! Well! It ' s 7:45. Let ' s get the machinery of this course in operation. Let ' s see. ah, we all are heyah. Hm! Hm! All heyah except Mistah Beard. Anyone know if Mistah Beard is still taking this course? Well! Well! Are there any " send fors " tonight? " Mr. Hewett — " Professor Fogg, have you sent for that material about the Canadian immigration? " Professor Fogg (hastily) — " No! No! No! No! I was busy today, but will see to it the first thing tomorrow. Did any member find anything of interest in today ' s reading? " Mr. Waring — " I found some stuff on the percentage of criminality among immigrants which was pretty interesting. " Professor Fopg — " Be more explicit. Be more explicit. Who was the author? What was its worth? " Mr. Waring — " Well, you see, I didn ' t re- member the author, but the stuff sounded pretty good to me, and — " Professor Fogg — " Write the reference to the man it concerns: we can ' t afford to take the time of sixteen men. What is it, Mr. Dawson? " Mr. Dawson — " Whata we goin ' to do — " Professor Fogg — " Not goin ' — go-wing, Mr. Martin? " Mr. Martin — " You can ' t tell me anything about these new immigrants. I worked on the section for six months with a bunch of these Eye-talians — " Professor Fogg — " Utili-talians. Mr. Mar- tain, Italians. " (Mr. Beard meanders in) — " Well, Mr. Beard, a little late? " Mr. Beard — " Yes, I stopped to talk with the red-haired librarian at the reserve desk and — " Professor Fogg — " How much of your re- port have you completed? " Mr. Beard (airily) — " Oh, I ' ve got a good share of it done. " Professor Fogg — " Just how much? " Mr. Beard — " Well, I haven ' t so much done, but I know where to find the ma- terial. " Professor Fogg — " Where can you find it? " Mr. Beard (after a pause) — " I don ' t know. " Professor Fogg — " How much have you actually done? " Mr. Beard — " I haven ' t started yet. " (Loud and boisterous lawfter from the class.) Mr. Hewett— " Here ' s what Professor Jinks — " Professor Fogg — " Jenks. Mr. Hewett, Jcnks. " Mr. Sorenson — " Listen to what Dr. Eliott of Harvard says — " 328 €ornlMi«hfr. 1014 " Battleax " Prince — " Yes. Father Abra- ham, but is he authority — ? " Mr. Hewett — " I maintain that the author- ity of Dr. Jenks is greater than that emanat- ing from the classic elms of old Hahvahd. " (Several members collapse). Mr. Schwab — " Yes, but Dr. Eliott is not to be — " Professor Fogg — " Don ' t talk through your nose, Mr. Schwab; don ' t talk through your nose! What makes you use that nasal twang when you talk? " Mr. Prince — " I ' m going home. " Professor Fogg — " Just a moment, Mr. Prince. If there is nothing further for discussion we ' ll adjourn. Remember, gen- tlemen. 7:15 tomorrow evening. Fine meet- ing, fi-ine meeting. Good-night, gentlemen. " Don ' t talk through your nose, Schwab; don ' t talk through THAT MALCOLM STUNT. Our victorious debating teams, after cleaning up Minnesota and Iowa in such a spectacular and at the same time in such a nonchalant manner, resolved to give the state at large some of the benefit accruing from such intensive study of the immigra- tion question. Accordingly, led by that vet- eran trainer of winning teams. Prof. M. M. Fogg, the team was conducted to the city of Malcolm and there, under the auspices of the Malcolm Literary Society, the issue was threshed about between the two teams. Perrin and Kirk of the " neg " team declined the issue, so Alternates Schwab and Good substituted. According to the testimony of the latter two the team was really strength- ened by the trip. It was scarcely a joy trip, for the schedule read as follows: Train leaves Lincoln 6 p. m., reach Malcolm 6:30; debate starts at 7 p. m.; return home at 9. " Classic Elms " Hewett led off for the " Aff " team thusly: " Ladies and gentlemen, immigration of illiterate southern Europeans is fostered by the great steamship com- panies. Do these illiterate immigrants come to this country in respect to an economic demand? No! These illiterate immigrants come over because they read the hand bills scattered by the steamship companies ' agents. " After the applause had died down, Mr. Hewett continued: " And how does this immigrant get here? How does he travel? He invariably travels steerage — think of traveling on cattle trains! " The remainder of the speech was sane. " Amherst " Good and " Wop " Dawson delivered flawless orations, and " Alvie " Sor- enson rose to refute the " Wops ' " statement that real wages were less now than fifteen years ago, since it was impossible to secure as many pounds of ham for a dollar now. Magnificent in his bearing, " Alvie " spoke out with his bell-like voice: " Ladies and gentlemen, the reason why you cannot buy as many pounds of ham for a dollar now as fifteen years ago is because there are fewer cows. " " Jake " Schwab now confronted the liter- ary assembly and in passionate accents de- manded: " What good is the literary test? What good does it do to enable us to speak twenty words in language 25,000 miles away? ( " Jake " had violated rule 23 of Pro- fessor Foggs ' instructions on ease, clear- ness and succinctness, for he had pulled an anti-climax.) " Battleax " Prince, the peerless masticator of that brand of chewing tobacco, next took the floor. Just as H. Aubrey reached that point where, as Disraeli said of Gladstone. " He was fairly intoxicated with the exuber- ance of his own verbosity, " he ruined his speech by a thoughtless remark. He was painting in glowing colors the wrongs of the laboring men who comprised the " army of the underpaid and underfed " when, losing the thread of his thought, he burst out in ringing accents: " Think of the money wasted every year on the hard working chorus girls by New York and Pittsburgh millionaires! " Let us mercifully end the discussion of this ill-fated attempt to enlighten the people on the immigration question. One absurdity being admitted, one must submit to all that follows. — Pope. The devil can quote Scripture for his pur- pose. — Bill Shakespeare. SAMPLE SEMINAR JOKE. (Very funny.) Two Weary Willies were seated on the shady side of a water tank, philosophizing on life in general. One picked up a scrap of paper and seemed for the moment ab- sorbed. Presently he looked up and said to his pal: " Did ye hear de nooze? Feller drowned in er vat o ' beer in Milwaukee! " The drowsy companion devotely licked his chops, rolled his eyes and quoted thus: " Oh, death! Where is thy sting? " Cornijusifeer, 1914 329 ■ University Nebraska Inter -Class Debates Sixth Annual Contests 1913-1914 Championship Debate University Convocation March 10 t 4. C. SORENSON. Presiding —QUESTION— Resolved, That Woman Suffrage Should Be Adopted in Nebraska. JUNIORS. FRESHMEN. Affirmative. Negative. 1. 3. 5. W. Delzell. Lincoln. R. O. Canaday, Minden. C. D. Ganz, Dunbar. 2. 4. 6. REBUTTAL A. J. Covert. Washington. D. C A. Swenson, Oakland. E. D. Kiddoo. South Omaha. 8. 10. 12. Mr. Delzell. Mr. Canaday. Mr. Ganz. 7. 9. 11. Mr. Covert. Mr. Swenson. Mr. Kiddoo. JUDGES. Prof. M. M. Fogg. Prof. G. N. Foster. Prof. G. O. Virtue. FEBRUARY 11. SOPHOMORES. FRESHMEN. Affirmative. Negative. S. Zimmerman, Lincoln. A. J. Covert, Washington, D. C. A. R. Hinman, Blue Springs, A. Swenson, Oakland. L. O. Chatt, Enid, Okla. E. D. Kiddoo, South Omaha. F. Hixenbaugh, Omaha. DECISION OF THE JUDGES— UNANIMOUS FOR THE FRESHMEN. Prof. A. D. Schrag. Prof. J. J. Ledwith. Mr. C. L. Rein. JUNIORS. SENIORS. Affirmative. Negative. C. Ganz, Dunbar. J- L. Polk, Louisville. W. Delzell, Lincoln. H. Diers. Madison. G. C. Derry, Butte. K. S. Wherry, Pawnee City. R. O. Canaday, Minden. DECISION OF THE JUDGES— TWO TO ONE FOR THE JUNIORS. Prof. W. L. Pope. Prof. A. D. Sheldon. Mr. C. A. Sorenson. 330 Cornluiflbrr, U " 14 t %bH ' i s AlH rtHoWfiZJ[ 332 Cornljufilirr. 1014 tfjletics; at tije linibergitp of Jgebrasika BY GUY E. REED The controversy concerning the harmful- ness of athletics has died because both sides have proved conclusively to themselves that no matter how fervid the argument that intercollegiate athletics continue to thrive and expand. Some ardent opponent in giv- ing up the battle against athletics said that like war he supposed that our intercollegi- ate athletics was a necessity and an expres- sion of our present civilization, but that the great future would prove that athletics is as barbaric as war. Ardent supporters of intercollegiate ath- letics on the other hand believe that as the militant spirit dies the athletic or desire for physical competition will grow. In order to consider the stability of our present athletic institutions we must first know how and why we happen to have intercol- legiate athletics. The old Greek ideal held up before us the man who was a perfect physical specimen. The man who was an intellectual wonder was not the hero of the Greeks, but the man who also, aside from having intellectual powers, could run the fastest, leap the farthest, lift the most, was their idol, and each year they set aside a time when the youth from all Greece could gather and match their strength. The Greek ideal of education has clung to our system throughout its history. In every college, as they developed athletes within their walls, there grew up the idea that it would be of great interest to match the most proficient individuals in different strength and agility tests. Gradually the modern games grew up, as football, baseball and, very recently, basketball. At the present time every col- lege town is kept in a hubbub by the shouts of cheering hordes of students encouraging their teams to victory, and every live citizen gets up earlier the next morning to read the results. Looking backward we can see that ath- letics have grown to their present place in our college curriculum through a most nat- ural course. First there was a desire for bodily development; after development there was a desire to match the powers of the most proficient; next came a type of or- ganized play where more could take part, and from this an opportunity to satisfy pat- riotic feelings by organizing and matching this play on the field. Hence intercollegiate athletics should be an expression of the physical ideal, of the desire to play, of the desire to fight and of the ideal of patriotism. These are worthy ideals, and if we at Ne- braska are fulfilling the possibilities, we are doing a great service to the state by foster- ing the very thing which many fond moth- ers and fathers think barbaric. Let us first consider whether athletics at Nebraska are building up physical manhood of the state. I affirm that they are. Come out on the field with me and you will admit that the men you see there are doing supe- rior work in whatever activity they choose to try their powers. Perhaps you will say, " But what are you doing for that greater body of students, physically, who are not out here on the field? These men here are only picked men; for the most part they were developed before they entered the University. " I would agree with you, but must ask that you follow your investigation farther. " Where did they get the idea that they wanted to be proficient in some line of athletics? Was that an inherent idea which came along with what you believe was inherent ability to do the things they now do? My friend, athletes are not born; they are made. Many of the men whom you see before you have had the slightest and most fragile bodies, and have built them- selves up during their boyhood by having had the ideal of physical proficiency held up to them very early in their lives. These men now are serving today as the ideals to many a youngster over the state who is building up a physique whose powers he intends to give the most thorough trial when he enters the University. Of course, we can benefit the men who are here if they will get out on the field, but we cannot make masters of them because their mus- cles have too long been neglected. The exercise will keep them in good health and make it possible for them to better develop their minds, but we must be content to know that we have stirred within them the ideal that they might go out and inspire the youth of the state to begin early to develop their bodies. " No one doubts that athletics at the Uni- versity afford an opportunity for most every student to enjoy himself or herself. Every year more than a hundred men appear for football. Half that number appear for bas- ketball and almost a hundred for track ath- letics. In baseball we have our inter-fra- ternity league and the inter-department league, which gives recreation to more than two hundred more. The first two classes of girls are busy the year around in dif- ferent forms of indoor sport, which a very efficient department directs. Then there are the various outside sports, such as tennis and golf, that will include most of those not included in the other sports. The idea that some people get from seeing so small a number actually representing the institution that athletics do not give an opportunity for every one to take part in some form or other is erroneous. Corntufiifeer, 1914 333 Do athletics at Nebraska satisfy that in- herent desire within to fight? The question will be answered by simply seeing a good football game. Not only do the men on the field match their prowess, seemingly, in a most inhuman way, but the bleachers and grandstand fairly spit fire with their weird yells and grotesque attitudes when the ball is on our one-yard line. One of the greatest things about inter- collegiate athletics at Nebraska do is to give an opportunity to express our loyalty and patriotism for our University. It binds us together into a common whole. Not only is the benefit to the man who gives his time and energy in representing his institution, but it is of lasting benefit to the student who watches the games from the side lines. If you give the individual the opportunity to express the rudiments of good citizenship in our University world, you can be sure that he is going to bend his efforts in the same unselfish spirit in a bigger one. Aside from the benefits to which we have alluded as accruing to the whole, the man who is actually in competition has instilled into him the idea that he must always do his best. He finds out his powers and there never was a man graduated from athletics who was afraid to tackle life. Again he learns how to control and get the best out of himself in critical situations. Now you will probably ask. " Has this man served the community at the expense of his own health and perhaps to the short- ening of his life? " If he has trained he has not. There is a great danger if he does not and then drives himself to a superhuman exertion. At that he soon learns that he cannot do his best and the effects of dissi- pation are brought home to him as they would not be if he were only lazily existing. From a study of what athletics are doing for our community and the individual, it is no more than fair that we should turn to what the community and the individual can do for athletics. Nebraska, we are sorry to say, is one of the poorest equipped Univer- sities, athletically, of any institution of her standing in the country. The athletic field is about one-fourth the size that it should be. The gymnasium is entirely inadequate and a menace to the health of the health- seeking people who daily inhabit it. We are upholding an ideal to the state and per- haps the state is slow to repay. That our University turns out the teams that she does is a tribute to the type of men that our state produces; it is a tribute to the students who support athletics and to the coaches who direct. At the present time the entire expense of maintaining inter- collegiate athletics must be met by the re- ceipts from football games. Thus the state forces the authorities to place a money premium upon the things that all should enjoy. She upholds the ideal of minimum cost of education and yet shuts out the great populace from the enjoyments which should be rightly theirs from the payment of a tax which is ample to cover this im- portant branch of human development. The best that the students can do for athletics is to support them to a unit. The present student ticket makes this possible without any great expense. The future members of our legislatures will no doubt be gradually won over to the fact that athletics should not only be general in th e student body, but free to the public. Am I going to the game Saturday? Am I? Me? Am t going to eat some more food this year? A m I going to draw my pay this month? Ami going to do any more breathing after I get this lungful used up? A II foolish guestions, pal. Very silly conversation A m I going to the game, you ask me? Is the sun going to get up tomor- row? You couldn ' t keep me away from that game if you put a protective tariff of seventy- eight per cent ad valorem, whatever that means, on the front gate. - Ccornt Filch. .W) Cornfjiififefr. U " »14 NKBKASKA AI.I.-YKAK COACH 336 Cornfiufilirr. 1014 (§up €. 3aceb MANAGER OF ATHLETICS CornfjuSfeer, 1914 337 iJcljrasUa JfootljaU eam, 1913 Missouri Valley Champions t t ' t f " ' ' 5» ' »• f« -?; -fe ' ., Nebraska 7. Minnesota Nebraska 12. Iowa Nebraska 9, Kansas " (Tlirp bibii ' t liUr 0111 ' iiirlliot) of MiiiiniiiQ tlir piQ sUin into thf tlioiax of tlir mibtilr (Kllfsl. " tfSfOiBf Jfittl). 338 Cornfnitflsrr. 1014 tEfje Reason ' s Jf oottjall At the blowing of the whistle which an- nounced the beginning of the 1913 football season many speculations were heard on every hand as to the prospects of the team. The first week could scarcely be termed a time of rejoicing, either for Coach Stiehm or his small army of followers. Towle, the star quarter of the previous season, was in the east and the rumor was abroad that he would not return. Mastin, the rangy end, was also reported as hopeless and the loss of the mighty Pearson, together with Swan- son, Harmon and " Tiny " Allen left a va- cancy that was in itself appalling. However, with the return of Towle, Mas- tin and Ross to the fold and the surprising showing of the new men, Cameron, Abbott and Thompson, prospects brightened in the Cornhusker camp. Howard was switched from end to full, Beck replaced Howard at end and with Rutherford added to our vet- eran backfield the team began to make a reputable showing. The line was the weak spot in the wall. Halligan and Mastin were the only regulars of the past season present. On October 5th, when Washburn was trounced 19 to 0, our hopes rose again, as we witnessed the " green " line sturdily stop- ping the Washburn backs. Rutherford, Purdy, Towle and Halligan proved to be the most consistent ground gainers for the ' Huskers. Hardy, the colored halfback of the opponents, proved to be their best man, but even his efforts availed little. The following week the Kansas Aggies, the baby member of the Conference, were met on the home field and defeated 24 to 6. The Aggies started hard and fast and se- cured the first touchdown on straight foot- ball. Nebraska retaliated, however, by giv- ing the Ags a taste of their own medicine. Howard ' s punting was the feature of the game, his kicks averaging forty-three yards. Halligan, Rutherford and Towle ably as- sisted, as also did Mastin and Beck. The former ' s offensive work showed a decided improvement over his work the previous week. The week following was one of great suspense for the adherents of game and one of hard grind for our valiant warriors. For the second time in the history of the school the mighty Swedes were making an invasion of the Cornhusker territory. With the repu- tation of having the greatest backfield in the west, which included the AU-American Shaughnessy, we certainly had just cause to await their attack with fear and trembling. The day was ideal, the crowd was im- mense, and the team was in good condition. Minnesota started with a rush and the scarlet and cream players fought with their very backs against the goal posts all during the first quarter. During the period the Nebraska goal was in danger almost contin- ually and the Gophers carried the ball a distance of 134 yards, but were unable to score. Howard ' s great punt of sixty yards figured materially in staving off a Gopher score. The second period was slightly in favor of the ' Huskers, but nothing was accom- plished. Toward the close of the third period, how- ever, things took a decided change. Ne- braska held the ball near the center of the field. A pass from Rutherford to Purdy made fifteen yards, another one by Howard to Halligan netted fifteen yards more. The spectators by this time were chanting for a touchdown. Towle, with the generalship of a veteran, called for another pass, which Cornfjusffeer, 1914 339 he deftly flipped to Beck, who charged over the Minnesota goal for the much desired touchdown. At that moment Beck added his name to that of Bender as being one of the only two Cornhuskers to ever score a winning touchdown against the ever-vic- torious Gophers. The final quarter opened with the Minne- sota eleven fighting desperately to even up the score. Shaughnessy was compelled to retire because of injuries when the Gophers were within striking distance of Nebraska ' s goal. Bierman, who took his place, carried evenly matched, but Nebraska secured the advantage by scoring early via the Ruther- ford route. The Indians came back strong later in the game and by a series of end runs and forward passes scored a touchdown, but failed to kick goal. Powell, an ex-Carlisle star, was the Indians ' most consistent ground gainer. The ' Huskers out-played them by a larger margin than the score indicates, however, carrying the ball 208 yards to the Indians ' 183. the oval to our 10-yard line and fumbled, whereupon Halligan recovered, much to the satisfaction of the horrified spectators. Howard attempted to punt out of danger, but was blocked and again the mighty Hal- ligan fell on the ball. Here the game ended and Nebraska rooters went wild. For the second time in history Minnesota had been defeated and old Jack Best ' s dream of a decade before had again come true. No one was a star in particular, it was just the team. True, Purdy ' s great defensive work, Mastin ' s smashing of interference, Halli- gan ' s charging and Towle ' s wonderful pass- ing figured materially in the outcome. Nebraska ' s forward passing was excep- tionally fine, making three good out of six attempts for a distance of forty yards. Minnesota, on the other hand, failed ten out of eleven attempts. Howard out-punted his opponent ten yards (as an average) on every exchange of punts. Dr. Williams, the Minnesota coach, ex- pressed the whole story when he said: " I cannot say I expected the Gophers to be defeated. Nebraska has a great team. " The contest which probably was the most gruelling game of the season and the one which proved the most disastrous to the physical condition of the team was the Has- kell Indian battle. The ' Huskers won to the tune of 7 to 6. but the victory was a costly one, as Captain Purdy was severely crippled and for a while it appeared as though he would be out of the game for the rest of the season. The teams were On November 9th our athletes traveled to Ames minus the services of Captain Purdy and administered an 18 to 9 drub- bing to the strong agricultural team who had been playing exceptionally strong with the other teams of the Conference. Ames started fast and registered 9 points before the Cornhusker team got to going right. The team showed the old fighting spirit so often displayed throughout the season and more than played the Aggies to a standstill. With the Kansas game two weeks dis- tant Coach Stiehm allowed his proteges a rest following the Ames game and by way of practice toyed with the Nebraska Wesleyan team to the tune of 42 to 7 on November 9th. Wesleyan was lucky to score. Howard, by mistake, flipped the oval to Durham, the Methodists ' right end, who romped away for an easy score. Ross created the sensation of the game by bring- ing Hudson, Wcsleyan ' s speedy half, down after a spirited hare and hound chase. The week preceding the Kansas game was another one of stiff practice and training. Kansas, as before, was lying in wait for Nebraska and the controversy between the two schools over the eligibility of Ross made the interest in the game intense. The team was accompanied to Lawrence by an enthusiastic bunch of rooters. Purdy ' s in- jured knee had mended to such a degree that he was able to hobble and Rutherford had recovered from his sickness so that the ' Husker machine was intact. 340 Corni)U£ttrr. 1014 On a muddy field the Nebraskans romped away with a 9 to victory, due to Towle ' s brilliant drop kicking and Halligan ' s con- sistent line bucking. Howard out-punted his opponent (averaging thirty-six yards) and the great defensive work of Mastin and Beck were additional features. As a climax to the exceedingly brilliant season of the Nebraska team, the Iowa he placed Halligan, left tackle, on his first All-Western team and Rutherford on his second. Purdy was also given honorable mention. Much credit must be given Coach Edward O. Stiehm for developing a crowd of green aspirants to football honors into a cham- pionship machine. Three times he has drilled the men into championship honors The Rooters. AT THE IOWA GAME. State University was routed bv the score of 12 to in one of the most spectacular games of the year. THE IOWA GAME With a team that had the reputation of having the fastest backfield in the west, the Iowa rooters came to Lincoln en masse. The much heralded " spread play " of the lowans availed them nothing against the brilliant playing of Thompson and the rest of the team. The game started with a rush and before the first period closed Rutherford had shifted across the Iowa goal line for the first touchdown of the day. The next two quarters saw no further scoring, but with the ' Husker machine holding for downs on their 1-yard line furnished much more ex- citement than if they had added another score. Towle directed the team in a heady man- ner and certainly portrayed the fact that he was the brains of the game. Mastin at end played the best game of his career, as did Rutherford and Halligan. Captain Purdy wound up his footfall ca- reer in stirring fashion, playing on one leg as it were. His two long plunges in the last quarter were as spectacular and as great as any of the historic dashes of old- time heroes. Although forced to retire for one period because of his injury he returned with the same old " pep " that made the team fight from whistle to whistle. Walter Eckersall, who acted as referee, gave the Nebraska team a great boost when and in as many years has lost only two games, and- both of those outside of the Conference. Nebraska was honored by the majority of sporting editors in having six represent- atives on the mythical All-Missouri team. Purdy, Halligan, Beck, Mastin, Towle and Rutherford were the players chosen. Taken as a whole the season of 1913 was the most successful in the entire history of the school. The enviable record of having defeated such teams as Minnesota, Iowa, Haskell and Kansas will be one long re- membered and cherished by the student body of the institution. Next year ' s pros- pects at present point to another formidable squad with the addition of such men of known ability as Chamberlain, Porter, Amack and Corey. Max Towle was made captain-elect, but officials of the Conference have since de- clared him ineligible and Stiehm will be forced to look elsewhere for a pilot to run his 1914 " roller. " Halligan. left tackle, placed by Walter Ecke Cornfjugfecr, 1914 341 A Panoramic View of the Season. 342 Cornl)us(hrr. 1014 1914 BY E. O. STIEHM T THE close of every football season, no matter how success- _ ful it may have been, the loyal enthusiast cannot help but commence a speculation upon the prospects of the following season. We are just closing eleven than she has for the 1914 team. Nine members of our all-victorious 1913 machine are eligible, according to the rules of the Missouri Valley, to compete another year, and of these seven are almost certain to return. The what has been one of the most brilliant records ever made by a Nebraska team upon the gridiron, and this has come in spite of the fact that when the school year closed last spring the lack of vet- eran material gave the football dope- sters very little hope for even a Mis- souri Valley championship. For this reason alone it may be read- ily seen that " dope, " no matter how hot it is at the close of one football season, has a tendency to grow cold before an- other twelve months have rolled by. We may figure now that 1914 will equal, if not surpass, the wonderful work of the present aggregation unless by the time for the opening practice we find that our plans and hopes have been upset by unforeseen circumstances, such as sickness of players, failure of stars to return to school, or just com- mon, every-day hard luck, such as has pursued the Cornhuskers in times past. However, no matter how things will actually shape themselves next fall, at the present time Nebraska has never had a rosier outlook for a winning other two have given out statements which at least lead us to hope that they intend to do their best to be in the old red and white uniform in next fall ' s bat- tle with the Gophers at Minneapolis. Besides this formidable nucleus we have probably the greatest array of Freshmen stars for many years, who will be in a position to represent the ' varsity next year. They give promise to form a combination as powerful as any of the old-time aggregations that have carried the Scarlet and Cream to all victorious seasons. Several of the first-year men are showing speed and strength enough in the daily scrim- mages with the ' varsity to assure them of places upon the team of 1914. Two of these are undoubtedly as great a pair of football players as has ever donned the moleskins at any west- ern institution, not excluding Minne- sota, Chicago, Wisconsin or Michigan. Of the present regular team, Purdy and Ross are the only players that we will lose by the three-year rule, while Cornfjujifecr, 1914 343 Towle-= and Beck, the little quarterback and speedy end, are eligible for another year of competition, but can graduate the most terrific runners while on the defense. He has a quick head and is shifty enough to take advantage of at the end of the present school year if they so desire. The loss of Captain Purdy will mean that the Cornhuskers lose a two and possibly three-year all- Missouri Valley player, who is a hard line smasher, a fleet end dasher and a demon defensive tackier. Clinton Ross, while not a flashy performer, is a pillar of strength in the line and, but for the wealth of material which we may ex- pect next fall, his absence would prob- ably become a blow from which the team would not recover. With Howard and Rutherford re- maining for backveld positions, Mastin at one end, Halligan, Thompson, Ab- bott and Cameron in the line and pos- sibly Towle at quarter, and Beck at end, the present Freshmen will be called upon to fill but four positions, at the most, upon the 1914 squad. This they are abundantly able to do. Chamberlain, the 192-pound halfback, is a wonderful player, with a combina- tion of speed, weight and aggressive- ness which equals that of the mighty Brickley of Harvard, according to ex- perts who have seen both perform. He can plunge through an almost unmov- able line, skirt the best of ends, or stop •T..wle later tlinqunlificcl in nccorilancr will. Mi.- «ouri Valley Conference rule, by attion t.l ih.. Aililn,. every opportunity. He will make a great running mate for Rutherford. H. H. Corey, the 200-pound Fresh- man tackle, has been a bugbear to the ' varsity men all season, and has broken up more plays unassisted than any reg- ular collegian which Nebraska has met upon the gridiron. He will be respected by all of the Cornhuskers ' opponents as soon as he becomes a member of the team, and class with Westover, Shonka or other of Nebraska ' s famous line men. Rasmussen and Norris are brilliant first-year performers who have shown ' varsity ability from the first practice of the year. Norris is from Halligan ' s home town, and out there in North Platte they claim that he is the equal of the " Thunderbolt. " Porter, if Towle fails to return, should develop into a second Johnny Bender at the general ' s position. He has shown a remarkable amount of speed and " pep " during the long grind of practice. If everything breaks in our favor, and there is no reason why everything should not, Nebraska, for the first time in the history of the school, should humble the mighty Minnesota team two years in succession, as well as an- nex the fifth straight Missouri Valley cliaiiipionship. 344 CornfitiJrttfr, 1914 i:f)e tE eam Captain— Right Half " Pid, " our captain, was one of the hardest fight- WeTght, 168. " ers that Nebraska has Previous training, ever known. He never Hcfmr ' Blatricc Neb. failed to make a speech Known as ■ ' Pid ' . " before a game and he always led his men into the game filled with the utmost confidence. It was in the Iowa game that " Pid " showed just how good he was and he showed some real stuff there. Before the game he said that he would rather lose his girl than lose the game that day. That was his last game; he was married the next day. Quarterback Left Half MAX TOWLE— Position, quarterb Year on team, sec Weight, 142. His popularity and abil- ity as a player was demonstrated when the .. , ,, o -, s team unanimously chose Lincoln H. S. (Cant.) i • . . Home, Lincoln. " ' " S next year S cap- Known as " Toughy. " tain. Unfortunate cir- cumstances made it im- possible for him to play next year. His ability as a field general has never been excelled on Nebraska field. To him more than anyone else is the victory over Minne- sota due. In fact, the same might be said of all the games throughout the entire sea- son. He is an accurate forward-passer, a good goal kicker, returns punts as none of his opponents could, and an all around heady, shifty player. His loss from the team will perhaps be felt more than any other one man. Unanimous choice on " All Mis- souri Valley " team. Fullback WARREN HOWARD— Position, fullbac Warren is a great punt- er and not once during . the season was he out- Weight, 165. punted by his opponent. ' Omaha ' H ' " s " saved Nebraska Home, Omaha. Neb. many yards in the Kansas and Minne sota games. Warren was one of the men that was always out to practice, and he was one of the hardest workers on the team, being conscientious at all times. Warren will be back this year and will be one of the men that will make the Nebraska team a winner. RICHARD RUTHERFORD Position, left half b Dick ' s popularity with the fans is entirely due to his unusual ability in playing all depart- ' ' B " eatrrce " H " " s ments of the game. Home, Beatrice, Neb. Never during the entire Known as ' Dick. " season did he fail to make a gain when called upon to carry the ball. A strong defensive player and exceptional at breaking up op- ponents ' forward passes. Dick has two more years to play and his services are most in- valuable to the team. We predict big things from him next year. Center ROBT. THOMPSON- Weight When " Bob " first came out for football in the fall he had so many bad " ■evious traming, habits, such as smok- Hon " Omaha Neb ' " S 3 " fussing, that he Known as " Bob. " thought at first that he never would get in con- dition. As time rolled along he became ac- customed to the hard work and was soon one of the real workers on the squad. How- ever, a play was never started in practice but what Coach W. W. would yell, " Alright, Thompson, " so in a short time that became the battle-cry of the boys. Bob ' s hardest game was the one with the Haskells. and in that game he was opposed by one of the best centers in the west. At the present time it is very doubtful whether Bob will be back next season, but all are hoping for the best. Cornfjusffeer, 1914 345 Right Guard Left Guard EARL ABBOTT— Position, right right guard team, first. Weight. 210. Earl was the one op- posite Clint that so suc- cessfully held up his side of the line. He had Home David City. Neb. first-year man on each side of him and these certainly cleaned house whenever a play came their way. In the Iowa game Abbott was one of the shining stars and that day he showed unlooked-for speed. Earl is not sure whether he will be back next fall or not. but we are all hoping that he will again defend the old scarlet and cream. CLINTON ROSS— Position, left guard. Year on team, first. Weight. 206. Previous training. Lincoln H. S. Home. Lincoln. Neb. Known as " Clint. " Clinton Ross has played on the squad for three years and has developed into a reliable lineman. He showed his true worth in the games against Kansas and Iowa. At football rallies he has shown great oratorical ability and there is no doubt but what he will make a success as an attorney- at-law as he intends, provided Prof. Robbins or some of the others do not put a crimp in his aspirations. This is Clint ' s last year on the team and the team will feel the loss of a valuable man. Right Tackle ROY CAMERON- Pcsition. right tack Year on tea n. first Weight. 178. Lincoln H. Roy Cameron, coming from the Lincoln High School in the year of I9I1, from all appear- ances seemed to be cut out for a star. A star he had been in high school, and so he proved to be in Nebraska University. At the very start he was injured by having his shoulder broke, but it was only a short time until he was in the game again, and his first real game was against Minnesota. From then on he proved to be a tower of strength to the team and he never failed to gain ground when called upon. Roy is one of the men that know how to study and keep their work up, so we will see him in the lineup next season. Right End Mastin ' s weight allowed „,i him to play a smashing game at end. and it was always with telling ef- (j feet when he went down under interference. He is a steady player and has for two years played a mighty consis- tent game for Nebraska. He says he will not be in school next year, but let us hope he will change his mind. Weight, 168 Previous trai Bellevue. Right Half ELWELL— ght half am. first Weight, 1S5. All the games in which Elwell played he ac- quitted himself in a very creditable manner. He is a faithful and conscientious player. Elwell, unfortunately, graduates this year Springfield H. S. lome, Springfield. Left Tackle IC " HALLIGAN— iition. left tackle, ight. 180. Every time we gave them " Halligan " there was something doing. Previous traininR. It made no difference Home Nol hVllite. whether it was Minne- Known as " WhoopEm. " sota or Kansas, " Vic " was always ready to add a few yards to Nebraska ' s gains. A mighty strong defensive player and carried the ball with unusual ability. Placed on " All Western " team by Walter Eckersall, an honor not often accorded to a Nebraska player. Halligan will play next year. Left End CHARLES G. BECK- Gordons faithfulness Positio n. left Year o 1 tean Wcighi . 160. Previoi s trai Peru Norm Home. Peru. first. and determination in football practice re- flected credit upon him- self and old Nebraska. It was his coolness and daring in the Minnesota game which inade the touchdown that gladdened the heart of every Nebraskan. Peru Normal, where he received his preliminary training, can well be proud of him as we are at Nebraska. Since the sages have so decreed, Gordon will not be with us another year. We are sorry that he must go. but we believe that football at Nebraska is much better from the influence of to true an athlete. Guard and Tackle cklc guard am team, first Weight. Previous training. Doane College. for him next year. Balis always showed the real stulT in a amc and is a good, heady player. There will, with- out a doubt, be a reg- ular berth on the team Watch him go! 346 ConiliiiBUrr. 1014 m)t tfjletic psitem at iSetjragka Athletics at Nebraska are under the supervision of a board of control, com- posed of five faculty men, one alumnus and five students. The faculty men are chosen by the University senate; the alumnus is elected each year by the Alumni Association; the students are elected each spring by the male students of the University. The athletic board meets once a month and has direct charge of everything pertaining to athletics. The director and assistant director of athletics are the executive heads. 1912-1913 ATHLETIC BOARD. Prof. G. E. Barber, President. Owen Frank, Vice President. Dr. R. G. Clapp, Secretary. Prof. Skinner. Prof. Wolfe. Dr. Jewett. Prof. Hunter. Dr. Cutter, Alumnus. A. A. May. C. C. Underwood. Sam Carrier. A. H. Hiltner, one-half year. M. O. Hanzlik, one-half year. Associate members — Ewald O. Stiehm, Guy E. Reed. Conference representative — Dr. R. G. Clapp. 1913-1914 ATHLETIC BOARD. Prof. G. E. Barber, President. Dr. R. G. Clapp, Secretary. F. O. Stiehm. Dr. Wolfe. Prof. Morrill. Prof. Caldwell. Fred Hunter, Alumnus. Warren Howard. Max Towle. Arthur Linstrum. Hird Stryker. Carl Ganz. Associate member — Guy E. Reed. ' VARSITY CLUB. Plans are under way for the organization of a real live ' Varsity Club. The Old " N " Men ' s Association has gone by the boards as far as any real Vi ork is concerned. The new organi- zation will be secret, with a unique initiation ceremony that will imprint an everlasting mem- ory in the mind of anyone who is fortunate enough to live through it. Every " N " man will be a member by virtue of the fact that he has won the coveted letter. It is planned to have three big initiation ceremonies each year, one after the football season, one after the winter sports and one after the spring sports. After these ceremonies a banquet will follow, at which we will try and have the old fellows present. Aside from the regular meetings there will be special gatherings when any old fellow is captured on the campus who has not gone through the required degree. The purpose of such an organization is threefold: To promote good fellowship among the athletes, to straighten out any athletic tangle that may present itself, and to see that Nebraska High School stars attend the University. In future the Athletic Review will be published by the ' Varsity Club. — The Alumnus. LIFE ATHLETIC PASS. The athletic board some time ago voted a life pass to all men who have won their letters in the major sports of football, track, basketball and baseball. These passes are now in the hands of the secretary of the athletic board and may be had upon application to him. These passes entitle the holder to general admission into all contests on the home field. In writing address Dr. R. G. Clapp, Secretary Athletic Board, Station A, Lincoln, Nebraska. Be sure to give your name in the exact way in which you want it engraved, the sport in which you won your letter and the years that you competed. The passes are of German silver and will cost the holders the price of engraving plus the cost of the plaques. — The Alumnus. Cornf)us:feEr,19l4 347 J I HAARMANN. Assistant Coach Dudley ' s First Assistant. 348 Cornt)UBUrr. 1014 3ntersJcf)olagtic i elationg e BY GUY E. REED OOD feeling toward and from our sister institutions with whom we engage on the ath- letic field is essential to the very life of intercollegiate athletics. We hear every year a great deal of fol-de-rol about this or that athletic conference, but the important thing is that we have the reputation in the student bodies of our rivals of being good sportsmen. Our competitors are not our enemies; they are our friends, bringing out the very best that is in us by their friendly strife against us. We shall always be- lieve that we have the best men, but if in open strife we shall be bested, then every man ought to show his manliness in an open and firm way by congratu- lating our conquerors in a hearty fash- ion. To malign those who have proved their prowess by defeating our chosen men is a reflection upon our student body that every Cornhusker should re- sent. Nebraskans have no use for the student who claims that the luck went against us and was responsible for de- feat. Neither have we any use for the half-hearted, half-manly individual who says we were lucky to win. History has proved that the team which is up and doing generally has the good for- tune. For the past month Nebraska and Kansas have been squabbling over a matter which has created a bitter feel- ing between the student bodies of the two institutions. What paltry business for great education institution to be embroiled in ! A principle was involved, to be sure, but diplomats and peace envoys have conquered more than in- triguers and war. It is no wonder that the opponents of intercollegiate athlet- ics " pipe " up at the opportunities thus presented. The Missouri Valley colleges have been throwing brickbats at Nebraska for years because of our desire to join the Western Intercollegiate Confer- ence. They state that we think we have outgrown the Missouri Valley Conference. True it is that we are look- ing for new fields to conquer, and we point with pride to our record for the past ten years. It is ambition, not snobbishness, which impels us to join a more prominent conference. If we should join the larger college organi- zation we should still want to compete with Ames, Drake, Kansas Aggies and Kansas. Nevertheless, our desire has created an ill feeling against us that will be hard to appease. Here we can take a firm stand and feel that we are right. Nebraska will probably join the " Big Eight " Conference if she gets a chance — but she will always be desir- ous of competing against the old, worthy foes. The Missouri Valley Conference has served a worthy cause. No one can condemn the motives of the men who have served as leaders. A better basis for settling misunderstandings has been established. All-year coaches have been employed. Competent and honest officials are listed and recommended. Rules for handling all intercollegiate sports have been made and interpreted. All regulations passed have been in the interest of clean sport and have served to destroy the old spirit of " win-at-any- cost. " Only a few weeks ago the football team and the rooters who accompanied them had an opportunity to enjoy hos- pitality and good sportsmanship at the hands of the Iowa State Collegians at Ames. A few years ago (some of the older students will remember that) our Cornl)U£(fecr,l9l4 349 reception was quite different. This year it was cheers and kind rivalry which greeted us. instead of gibes and jeers. Ames evidently has awakened to the situation that, win or lose, competitors deserve the kindest of courtesies. The experience this year has so entirely changed the attitude of Cornhuskers toward the Aggies that all would be willing to sign a contract for an ex- change of contests to last nine hundred and ninety-nine years. There can be no ill feeling between institutions which are on good terms, such as were demonstrated at Ames last fall. Nebraska needs to be careful of her own reputation, especially since she is undergoing a period of criticism at the hands of the Valley institutions. In years past, it is more than likely that instances could be cited showing the shortcomings of the Cornhuskers as hosts. And yet, during the past season, no instance has occurred which reacts upon the spotless athletic record of the year. Minnesota seemed delighted with the reception given them while in Lin- coln. The Haskell Indians were pro- fuse in their praise of our hospitality. Perhaps the awakening has already come here, and Nebraska ' s fame as a university of good sportsmen will fol- low the news of her athletic ups and downs. The tribute most to be desired — more important even than the one which could be given the supremacy of the teams — is this: " Nebraska is a clean, straight school. Her men are real sportsmen. " THE KANSAS JAYHAWK. Later captured and carried off to Lincoln by Nebraskans as a trophy of victory. Funeral rites were observed with due solemnity and ceremony. 350 (CmiilinsUft-, 1014 jFootijall jForecasit The schedule for the coming fall is the heaviest ever made for a Nebraska team. As luck would have it, only two of the eight games will be played away from home. The team will go to Manhattan, Kansas, for the game with the Kansas Aggies. This will be the first time our football team has ever gone to Manhattan, and the Aggie manage- ment is going to have the Cornhuskers play to the Homecomers. The last game of the season will be played in Iowa City with Coach Hawley ' s Hawkeyes for opponents. The other six games — Washburn, South Dakota, Michigan Aggies, Ames, Morning- side and Kansas — will all be played on Ne- braska field. Of the thirteen men to receive their let- ters last fall only seven will be back to form the nucleus of the 1914 Stiehm Roller. The backfield will only have two veterans back, Warren Howard at fullback and " Dick " Rutherford at left half. At most times this would be terrible news, but from the Freshmen team material can be drawn that will plug up the holes in great shape. It is nearly a cinch that Chamberlain will win a place in the back field. Chamberlain is said by many to be " All American " ma- terial. He has run the half mile in 2:06, the quarter in :53 and the 100 and 220 in 10:2 and :23, respectively. Measuring well over six feet and weighing 200, he is a de- mon on offense and defense. He handles himself well and Stiehm expects him to be the sensation in the Valley. For quarter there are several likely bidders. Hawkins, captain-elect of the basketball team and A LITTLE " DOPE. " For the benefit of the dopester let it be said that the coming football schedule abounds in dope stuff. On the day that Nebraska plays the Kansas Aggies at Man- hattan, the Michigan Aggies will play " Hurry-Up " Yost ' s Michigan team. On the following Saturday the Michigan team will line up on Soldier ' s Field in Cambridge, Mass., against Coach Percy Haughton ' s Harvard champions. On the same day that Harvard plays Michigan the Michigan Ag- gies will oppose the Cornhuskers. By this brace of games the dopesters can figure Nebraska ' s strength with Michigan and Harvard and every other team that either of these teams oppose. This will include Penn State, Syracuse, Yale, Brown, Prince- ton. West Point and Vanderbilt. The second game on the schedule is with South Dakota. On the following Saturday the Dakota men buck the William ' s Goph- ers in Minneapolis. On their schedule is halfback on the 1912 team, will bid hard for the place. Hawkins lacked one game of making his letter in 1912 and lost out in 1913 by suffering a broken leg in one of the early practices of the season. Porter from the Freshmen has excellent qualities. He weighs a little over 160 and has tripped the 100 in nearly even time. Renfro weighs about 165 and is heady and strong. Other high-class back field men are: Rasmussen, 165 pounds, and a ten-second man; Amack, 175 pounds, and DeLamatre, sub helf on 1913 team. The line will be heavier than the one last fall. Cameron will doubtless be shifted from tackle to center. Cameron ' s experience should go to make him the best keystone man Nebraska has had in several years. The guards will be filled by Abbott, right guard on t e 1913 team, and perhaps Norris at left. Abbott weighs about 200 and Norris around 180. The tackles are almost sure to go to Captain-elect Halligan and Corey. All Nebraskans know what Halligan is. These two men ought to be as strong as the Temple-Shonka combination in 1910. The right end will be held by " Bingo " Mas- tin, said to be the peer of defensive Mis- souri Valley ends. The left end, Balis. It has been years since Nebraska had better prospects. To be fair, one would be forced to say that every man, including Captain " Vic, " will have to work like " sixty " to keep from being routed off the team. Among the promising Freshmen who have not been spoken of before are: Caley, Hal- bersleben, Lyman, Arrheart. Moates, Rich- ards, Selzer, Sherry and Westover. — C.K.M. Notre Dame. By the means of the Ne- braska-South Dakota clash and the South Dakota-Notre Dame game the dopester can line up Nebraska ' s strength with Texas, Arkansas and Purdue. The last game of the season is with the Hawkeyes at Iowa City. Here again the dope fiend can draw comparisons between the ' Huskers and the Big Nine. Such a schedule should give the football " bug " supreme happiness. — C.K.M. NEB. Ball ■Down ij YirJstoGai hurdling ' Tfl i CM UB UH L Cornftugfeer, 1914 351 d| HL Hh|H| H ' i ' MH H B H ll H H I I V B Hfi ; y- " - ■ i ■SIGNALS —BEGINNING THE MARCH TO MINNESOTAS GOAL. Cheer Leaden. 352 Cornfiujrtifr, 1014 Jf oottjall €pic CANTO I. The football season is over. And let ' s review a bit The record of our football team And why they made the hit. CANTO II. CANTO III. They tackled Washburn firstly, Then came K. S. A. College Who really did their best, And said they ' d like to mix. But they couldn ' t hold a candle The final score as follows: To the ' Huskers of the west. Was twenty-four to six. CANTO IV. Next came the mighty Gophers With an awful careless way. Our team told us, " Don ' t worry. We ' re going to win today. " CANTO V. CANTO VI. So they walloped Minnesota The Haskell Indians tried us next. Till they couldn ' t ask for more, They played a dirty game. And the Gophers took the short end And though they knocked our captain out. Of a seven to nothing score. We beat them, just the same. CANTO VII. Now Ames was not through boasting Since they tied the U. of N., But the score would surely indicate They didn ' t do it again. CANTO VIII. CANTO IX. Then Wesleyan came from U. Place, We had a row with Kansas, And thought they made their name ' Twas almost called a balk, When they scored a fumble touchdown But when we went to K. U. land And felt they won the game. We swiped their dear Jayhawk. CANTO X. We now had hopes and many dreams Of being western champs. But Iowa swore they ' d muss our dreams When they came to our camp. CANTO XI. CANTO XII. The game was sure a fast one. Now thoughts of " Western Champions " In details we ' ll not delve; Were something more than dream. For lov a ' s score was nothing, We ' re known all o ' er the country — Nebraska ' s, that was twelve. The Scarlet and the Cream. CANTO XIII. The team won all the games they played. Fine record, you must admit. The men, the spirit and Jumbo Stiehm Were " why they made the hit. " L. R. RUDD, ' 14. Cornfjusifecr, 1914 353 354 €ornl)UJ(l5rr, 1014 Clje Etam AT MINNESOTA. Captain Haskcl 3S6 Cornliuirtifr, 1014 Cije JBasifeet Jlall eam Basketball was rather slow in asserting itself for the 1913-1914 season. This was probably due to a self-satisfaction in the lingering on of our football laurels, to the fact that a large per cent of our basketball players were also football players and were recuperating from injuries and bad schol- astic standings, and that there was a nucleus of but two old players upon which to build a team. Coach Stiehm ' s members took the " bull by the horns " after the Christmas holidays and the team developed a momentum which could not be stopped. After the hard weeks of preliminary practice with nearly all secondary teams, Coach Stiehm declared his team ready for conquest. The first in- vasion was to the northland. Contrary to tradition the fiery temperament of our southern boys was too much for the thicker blooded northerners. Sacred Heart, Du- buque and Company G were met and de- feated in turn. Not satisfied with this, Min- nesota was neatly " trimmed " in two succes- sive games — the second defeat at the hands of Nebraska over a period of eighteen years. Our student body here appreciated the class of basketball the team was playing and turned out enthusiastically for the remainder of our home games, making this our first successful financial season. On our home floor Drake, Omaha Ex-Uni and Ames were easily defeated. A second invasion into Iowa was as successful as our first to the north. The only regrettable feature of the season was the action of Kan- sas, winners of the southern division, who, instead of meeting us for the Missouri Val- ley championship, were content to rest on their laurels, thus allowing public sentiment to give us what we preferred to win by contest. Haskel, captain, and better known around school as " Roz, " will be lost to us, by grad- uation, when another season drifts around. What can be done without him in basket- ball circles cannot be figured out on paper. For three years he has been All-Missouri Valley forward and largest scorer on the Nebraska team. We place him in memories ' hall of successful captains and phenomenal players. Hanzlik will also be lost by graduation. " Milo " has been with us for three years, playing forward on three championship teams. His work during this time has leaned toward the sensational. We will miss him on next year ' s team. Meyers, better known as " Seven, " held down the pivot position to the entire satis- faction of the fans, and that is saying a whole lot. This is his first year on the team and during the season did not meet his equal. We will need him next year. Warren Howard ' s career as a basketball player started with the opening of this sea- son. Warren is a brilliant player, much given to excenticating a thrill from the spec- tators. He will be with us in a guard posi- tion next fall. Hugg, forward and stellar team-work man. " Ed " has the distinction of making the team in his first year. Another season will see him on the " All-Missouri Valley. " Richard Rutherford, (Dick), says he does not like the game — you could not tell it by watching him play. His long suit is break- ing up team-work and starting seventh in- ning rallies. Watch him next season. Hawkins, a victim of many cognomens, will answer more readily to the one of " Hawk. " " Hawk " played his usual char- acteristic game this season and was re- warded by being elected captain of the 1915 team. Corni)Ufl!feer, 1914 357 trijc Reason in lACbicto " X-UNI. " The season was opened by playing ex- Uni ' s {rom Omaha, from whom we won by the score of 44 to 22. COTNER. The ' Huskers met the Cotnerites and won by the decisive score of 56 to 11. WESLEYAN. In the first game with Wesleyan, January 23d, Nebraska won by 29 to 20. In this game ten of the opponent ' s points were scored by the free route. The game, although no farce, was so easy that substitutions were frequent. MINNESOTA. At Minneapolis, Minn., February 6th. ragged playing, with a few brilliant flashes of a fast play, featured the basketball con- test between Minnesota and Nebraska, in which the latter were victors by a score of 21 to IS. MINNESOTA. On February 7th Minnesota was almost shut out as far as field goals are concerned when the Gophers lost to Nebraska 14 to 9. The Gophers did not make a basket during the first half, and two baskets in close play by Captain Stadsvold in the middle of the second half were all the Minnesotans could get in legitimate scoring. It was a rough and tumble game from the start. Every- thing except flying tackles was in vogue. WESLEYAN. The Nebraska basket shooters met their Waterloo when the Wesleyan Coyotes came in from University Place and took their measure by a count of 24 to 18. It was Ne- braska ' s first defeat in three years on the home floor. ST. JOSEPH. At Dubuque, la., February 5th, the re- markable team work and ability to cage the ball from any angle of the floor won for the Nebraska University basketball team an overwhelming victory over the St. Joseph ' s squad by a score of 48 to 11. AMES. At Ames, Iowa, February 21st, Nebraska beat the Ames basketball team decisively, 16 to 3. Nebraska had the game in hand from the start. The score at the end of the first half was 8 to 1. Rutherford was the only Nebraska man who could not score. Nebraska outclassed Ames today, both of- fensively and defensively. They outdribbled and outpassed Ames, and had the knack of completing passes when near the Ames goal. The Nebraska defense was too close and fast for Ames to do anything with it. Ames ' one field goal was thrown by Holmes in the last half. 358 CoinliusUri-, 1014 W )t eas on in i ebietu DRAKE. On February 20th, although outplayed during the first five minutes of the game, the Nebraska quintet came back strong and defeated Drake handily by a score of 36 to 17. The contest was featured by the close guarding of both aggregations, and but for the Nebraska players ' superior strength and endurance, the Bulldogs would have figured more strongly in the finish. Captain Haskell played his usually steady and sensational game, caging four baskets as well as fighting the floor at all times. Hawkins, from a running guard, counted five times from the field. FORT DODGE. The ' Huskers ran up against the strongest semi-pro team in the Hawkeye state, the National Guardsmen of Fort Dodge, a team hitherto undefeated. Handicapped by play- ing under A. A. U. rules, they swept the soldiers off their feet and won 38 to 22. DRAKE. " X-UNI. " On February 21st, playing the best game of the season, Drake went down to defeat before Nebraska by a score of 36 to 17. The difference in the count does not indicate the fierceness of the play and there was not a minute in the game that was without in- terest. Nebraska defeated the X-Uni team of Omaha by a score of 40 to 19. The game was played at the Omaha Y. M. C. A. and was fairly easily won. Most of the game was played by subs. FRESHMAN VARSITY TEAM Corn|)U«feer, 1914 359 iBaslict ?BaU djcbulc, 1914 Nc- Oppo- br.isk.i ncnts January 10 — X-Uni, Omaha, at Lincoln 44 22 January 17 — Cotner at Lincoln 56 11 January 23— Wesleyan at Lincoln 29 20 January 24 — Wesleyan at Lincoln 18 24 February 5 — St. Joseph at Dubuque 48 11 February 6 — Minnesota at Minneapolis 21 16 February 7 — Minnesota at Minneapolis 14 9 February 9— Ft. Dodge at Ft. Dodge, Co. G 38 22 February 13— Drake at Lincoln 32 20 February 14 — Drake at Lincoln 31 10 February 1 7 — Omaha Alumni at Omaha 40 19 February 18 — Simpson at Simpson 22 22 February 19 — Drake at Des Moines 36 17 February 20 — Ames at Ames IS 9 February 21 — Ames at Ames 16 3 February 27 — Ames at Lincoln 24 16 February 28 — Ames at Lincoln 41 13 March 5 — Wesleyan Auto, at Lincoln 19 31 Snbiljibual Uadict IBall iACCorbs, 1914 P.irticip.ition Less Half NAME or — Fo half more Goals Opps. Dill. Pcrs. Forwards — 1 Haskell 1 17 57 15 42 17 2 Hanzlik 4 II 34 3 31 8 3 Hugg 2 14 29 12 17 9 4 Shields 1 3 9 1 8 2 5 Theisen 3 2 6 4 2 1 6 Nelson 2 1 1 1 Centers — 1 Finley 3 6 16 9 7 7 2 Myers 2 IS 31 24 7 13 Guards — 1 Hawkins 2 16 30 13 17 18 2 Howard 7 9 15 6 9 6 3 Rutherford 2 13 22 15 7 11 Games, 17. Won, IS; tied, 1; lost, 2. ■Is— Freel Phrows Per Tech. M.ic]e Miss ccm 14 24 46 .342 10 1 .000 6 2 .000 4 1 5 7 .416 3 7 13 21 .382 7 2 .000 7 10 •So fast ii i.iok a Movie C« 360 (CoinliUBlirr, 1014 (Coriil)iisUri, 1014 Mthva W l rack Coacf) e ' UY E. REED, Nebraska ' s track coach and manager of athletics, needs no introduction in Nebraska athletic circles. To the " grads " »he is the speed merchant of old, the man who holds the Missouri record in the 440, and who used to bring seemingly lost races out of the fire by his wonderful speed and staying power. To the pres- ent-day athletes he is Coach Reed. To the coming athletes he is the man who handles their big track meet and basketball tournament. By all he is respected and honored because of his efficiency, both as coach and manager. But no body of athletes can possibly think more of him than the track squad. From March until June, practically every afternoon, his time is devoted to training his track men. He develops these men, not only physi- cally, but also mentally. He seems to have that power of pumping the fighting spirit into a man, which is, above all, essential in track athletics. CornfjujSfeer, 1914 363 «Conil)iiaUfr, 1014 vatk ta on of 1913 (By Guy E. Reed.) The track team of 1913 was one of the most remarkable track teams that the Uni- versity has produced. The entire team ex- cept three men were Sophomores. The three exceptions were Juniors only. The strength of every western track team is generally measured by the Senior athletes who are seasoned and experienced. It is to be wondered how these youngsters ever made the record they did. Although de- feated by Kansas by a large score in the early season and defeated by a narrow mar- gin by Ames they made up for their earlv season losses by overwhelmingly defeating Minnesota at Minneapolis and winning third place in the Missouri Valley Conference at St. Louis. At the Missouri Valley meet, Kansas, the team which had defeated them by such an overwhelming score in the early season, had to be content with fourth place. Among the notable performances of 1913 perhaps the work of Myers stands out most prominently. He competed in the shot put, discus and high jump in every meet, win- ning a total number of points for the season of 58. Captain Reavis, by vaulting 11 feet 11 4 inches at St. Louis, proved himself one of the best pole vaulters in the west. In the short dash Reese was second in the west to Applegate of Purdue only. Zumwinkel ran a wonderful race in the 220-yard dash at Minneapolis, winning by a safe margin in 22 1-5 seconds. Linstrum showed that he could consistently vault 11 feet 6 inches aside from competing in the high hurdles and the relay in emergency. Wherry, Bates, Reese and Zumwinkel easily showed them- selves the class of the Valley in the half mile relay at St. Louis. Among the other men who showed promise of being stellar performers before their athletic careers are ended were Goetze, one of the best five milers in the Missouri Valley; Anderson and McMasters in the mile and two-mile and Nafziger and Gross in the hurdles. With every old man back for two years more and good Freshmen material devel- oping, it is assured that Nebraska will be able to cope with her strongest foes in spite of the handicap imposed by having very poor equipment for adequate winter training. 1 Cornijugfecr, 1914 365 1913 letter iHcu 4 ■tti •■Herb " Reese. " Seven " Myers. Mac " McMaiiiers " Zummy " Zumwtnkel. C«i)t. " Doodle " Re 366 (Coniliuohri " , 1014 ome (goob $ros(pect£( =1914 anb 1915 Nafziger Cornfjutffeer, 1914 367 (Coinl)HflUri, 1914 The Season ' s Track Meets 50Af£: GOOD PERFORMANCES DURING THE SEASON Reese — 100 yards. Second at St. Louis. Time, 10 1-5 sec. Zumwinkel ran 220 yards in 22 1-5 seconds at Minneapolis. Meyers — High Jump, 5 ft. 9 in., at St. Louis. Meyers — Discus, 119 ft., at St. Louis. Reavis— Pole Vault, 11 ft. li;- in., at St. Louis. Lindstrum — Pole Vault, 11 ft. 6 in., against Ames. NEBRASKA OUTDOOR RECORDS 100-Yard Dash— Robert Anderson, 10 sec; 1898. 220-Yard Dash— Guy E. Reed, 214-5 sec; 1911. 440-Yard Dash— Guy E. Reed, 50 sec; 1911. 880-Yard Dash— W. I. McGowan, 2:4-5; 1910. One Mile — Louis Anderson, 4:26; 1911. Two Mile— Louis Anderson. 10:06; 1911. 120-Yard Hurdles— D. F. McDonald, 15 4-5 sec; 1909. 220-Yard Hurdles— D. F. McDonald. 25 3-5 sec; 1909. Hammer Throw— S. M. Collins, 151 ft. 7 in.; 1909. Shot Put— J. H. Weller, 38 ft. 10 in.; 1907. Discus— Charles Meyers, U9 ft.; 1913. High Jump— G. A. Meyer, J. C. Knode, 5 ft. 10 in.; 1908. Broad Jump— E. S. Munson, 22 ft. 3 ' ; in.; 1910. Pole Vault— David Rearis, U ft. llij in.; 1913. CRIMES MEET— c mes 60; Nebraska 54 100- Yard Dash — Reese, Nebraska, first; Dickenson, Ames, second. Time, 10 4-5 sec. 120-Yard Hurdles — Lindstrum, Nebraska, first; Garst, Ames, second. Time, 17 1-5 sec. 880-Yard Dash — Manning, Ames, first; Goetze, Nebraska, second. Time, 2:04 4-5. 220- Yard Dash — Dickenson, Ames, first; Kaiser, Ames, second. Time, 23 3-5 sec. High Jump — Meyers, Nebraska, and Craw- ford, Ames, tied for first. Height 5 ft. 8 in. Mile Run — Snyder, Ames, first; Anderson, Nebraska, second. Time, 4:39 2-5. 220-Yard Hurdles — Rodgers, Ames, first; Gross, Nebraska, second. Time, 28 2-5 sec. Shot Put — Meyers, Nebraska, first; Ross, Nebraska, second. Distance, 37 ft. 3 in. Pole Vault — Reavis, Nebraska, first; Lind- strum, Nebraska, second. Height, 11 ft. 2 in. Broad Jump — Reese, Nebraska, first; Mood, Ames, second. Distance, 20 ft. lO ' in. 440-Yard Dash— Crawford. Ames, first; Wil- son, Ames, second. Time, 54 sec. Two Mile — McMasters, Nebraska, first; Mc- Whorter, Ames, second. Time, 10:32 3-5. Discus — Meyers, Nebraska, first; Johnson, Ames, second. Distance, 115 ft. 5 in. Half-Mile Relay — Ames first, Nebraska sec- ond. Time, 1:34. Nebraska ' s team — Reese, Lindstrum, Wherry and Racely. Mile Relay — Ames first, Nebraska second. Time, 3 :33. Nebraska ' s team — Zumwinkel, Bates, Racely and Beaver. KANSAS MEET— Kansas 73; Nebraska 36 100- Yard Dash — Crane, Kansas, first; Zum- winkel, Nebraska, second. Time, 10 4-5 sec. Mile Run — Patterson, Kansas, first; Ed- wards, Kansas, second. Time, 4:42 1-5. 120- Yard Hurdles — Hazen, Kansas, first; Perry, Kansas, second. Time, 16 2-5 sec. 440-Yard Dash — Zumwinkel, Nebraska, first; Cissna, Kansas, second. Time. 54 1-5 sec. 220-Yard Hurdles — Hazen, Kansas, first; Perry, Kansas, second. Time, 28 3-5 sec. 880- Yard Run— Black, Kansas, first; Patter- son, Kansas, second. Time, 2:08 4-5. 220-Yard Dash— Crane, Kansas, first; Hil- ton, Kansas, second. Time, 23 3-5 sec. Pole Vault — Reavis and Lindstrum, Nebras- ka, tied for first. Height, 10 ft. 6 in. Discus — Meyers, Nebraska, first; Burnham, Kansas, second. Distance, 115 ft. High Jump — Meyers, Nebraska, first; Hazen, Kansas, second. Height, 5 ft. 4 in. Shot Put — Meyers, Nebraska, first; Burn- ham, Kansas, second. Distance, 36 ft. i ' A in- Broad Jump — Reese, Nebraska, first; Hazen, Kansas, second. Distance, 20 ft. 1% in. Two-Mile Run — Malcolmson, Kansas, first; Edwards, Kansas, second. Time, 10:31 3-5. Mile Relay — Won by Kansas; Nebraska second. Time, 3:32. Nebraska ' s team — Beaver, Howard, Bates and Zumwinkel. Cornf)U£(fecr, I9t4 369 cTWINNESOTA MEET— Nebraska 79: Minnesota 38 100-Yard Dash — Reese, Nebraska, first: Zumwinkel, Nebraska, second. Time, 10 2-5 sec. Mile Run — McMasters, Nebraska, first; Anderson, Nebraska, second. Time, 4:35. 120-Yard Hurdles — Webster, Minnesota, first; Lindstrum, Nebraska, second. Time. 16 1-5 sec. 220- Yard Dash— Zumwinkel, Nebraska, first; Reese, Nebraska, second. Time, 22 1-5 sec. 220-Yard Hurdles — Wilcox, Minnesota, first: Lindstrum, Nebraska, second. Time, 26 1-5 sec. Discus — Meyers, Nebraska, first; Lambert, Minnesota, second. Distance, 118 ft. 9 ' 2 in. 440-Yard Dash — Beaver, Nebraska, first; Brown, Minnesota, second. Time, 54 1-5 sec. 880- Yard Run — Goetze. Nebraska, first: Brown, Minnesota, second. Time, 2:9 2-5. Pole Vault — Lindstrum and Reavis, Nebras- ka, tied for first. Height. 11 ft. High Jump — Meyers, Nebraska, first; Os- trigen, Minnesota, second. Height, 5 ft. 7 in. Two-Mile Run — McKean, Minnesota, first; Anderson, Nebraska, second. Time, 10:29 2-5. Broad Jump — Lambert, Minnesota, first; Reese, Nebraska, second. Distance, 20 ft. 3 ' 4 in. Hammer Throw — Meyers, Nebraska, first: Robertson, Minnesota, second. Distance, 91 ft. 5 in. Mile Relay — Nebraska, first. Time, 3:312-5. Nebraska ' s team — Beaver. Goetze, How- ard and Zumwinkel. oTWISSOURI VALLEY MEET Points Missouri 41 Ames 25 Nebraska 17 Illinois 16 Purdue 16 Kansas H i Points Drake H Northwestern 9% Kansas A. C 7 Washington 4J4 Tulane 3 Missouri School of Mines NEBRASKA ' S POINT WINNERS AT MISSOURI VALLEY MEET. Points 100- Yard Dash — Reese, second 3 Discus — Meyers, second 3 Pole Vault — Reavis. first. Height, 11 ft. 11 1 2 in 5 Points 3 High Jump — Meyers, second Half-Mile Relay — Second. The team — Reese, Bates, Wherry. Zumwinkel 3 Total TRACK SCHEDULE FOR THE SEASON OF 1914. March 6 — K. C. A. C. Indoor meet at Kansas City. March 13 — Missouri A. C. Indoor meet at St. Louis. April 18 — Drake Relays at Des Moines. May 1 — Kansas University at Lawrence. May 9 — Ames University at Ames. May 16 — Minnesota University at Lincoln. May 30 — Missouri Valley Conference at St. Louis. June 6 — Western Conference at Evanston. 111. 370 Cornhusftrr, 1014 ilisisouri Valk Cross Countrp iWfct clb at ILimoln, 1913 THE START- Southwest corner of ath- letic field. THE MIDWAY POINT— Two and one-halt miles out. (Lincoln in background.) THE FINISH— Goetze finishing second. (The last one hundred yards of the five mile run the most gruelling work known in intercollegiate athletics.) Cornfjusifeer, 19X4 371 1914 IDual iHcct at ICaturciue, Ivinsas The first dual track meet for 1914 was held at Lawrence, Kansas, on Friday after- noon. May 1st, 1914. The Jayhawkers came out on the long end of the score, the finish looking something like 67 to 42. In the track events the Kansas men outclassed the ' Huskers, but were uanble to outshine in the field. Out of the 40 field points the Cornhuskers were able to cop 23 of them. Out of 69 points in the track events the Jayhawks took SO. The Nebraska team did better than was expected. With inade- quate quarters for winter work it is nearly impossible to get the track team in good shape to compare favorably with schools that are not thus handicapped before the last of May. In the 100-yard dash, Irwin, the tow- headed Sophomore, covered the distance in 10 seconds flat. Zumwinkel ran the quarter in 52 3-5 and Kratz ran a strong second in the two-mile race. Linstrum won second in the high hurdles and won the pole vault with 11 feet 3 inches, with Captain Reavis winning second. " Seven " Myers broke the Nebraska record in the discus with a throw of 125 feet 6 inches, and his second first by clearing the bar in the high jump at 5 feet ' J inches. T. J. Grover, K. C. A. C, was referee and starter. The Relay Team at Des Moines. SUMMARY. 100-Yard Dash — Irwin, Nebraska first; Hil- ton, Kansas, second. Time, 10 seconds flat. One-Mile Run — Edwards, Kansas, first; Grady, Kansas, second. Time, 4 minutes 40 4-5 seconds. 120-Yard Hurdles — Hazen, Kansas, first; Perry, Kansas, second. Time, 15 2-5 sec- onds. New Kansas record. Quarter Mile — Zumwinkel, Nebraska, first: Cissna, Kansas, second. Time, 52 2-5 sec- onds. 220-Yard Hurdles — Hazen, Kansas, first; Linstrum, Nebraska, second. Time, 26 3-5 seconds. Half-Mile — Fiske, Kansas, first; Creighton, Kansas, second. Time, 2 minutes 3 3-5 set onds. 220-Yard Dash — Hilton, Kansas, first; Ir- win, Nebraska, second. Time, 22 3-S sec- onds. Two-Mile Run — Malcolmson, Kansas, first; Fratz, Nebraska, second. Time, 10 min- utes 36 4-5 seconds. Pole Vault — Linstrum, Nebraska, first; Reavis, Nebraska, second. Height, 11 feet 3 inches. Discus Throw — Meyers, Nebraska, first; Reber, Kansas, second. Distance, 125 feet 6 inches. High Jump — Meyers, Nebraska, first; Ha- zen, Kansas, second. Height, 5 feet 7 inches. Shot-Put — Reber, Kansas, first; Keeling. Kansas, second. Distance, 42 feet 5 inches. New Kansas record. Broad Jump — Rees, Nebraska, first; Hazen, Kansas, second. Distance, 20 feet 8 ' i inches. Relay Race — Kansas won. Time 3 minutes 31 2-5 seconds. 372 €orn!)M8Ufr. 1014 STunior Jf ootliall eam Inter-Class Champions iii - H ■ ff-c 15 p 1 t t 15- ' " 1 Southwick Carroll Harley L Keifer McGurk Zumwinkel We Mapes Ba Meyers Neighbo Cornfjusfecr, 1914 373 Champions 1912-14 H ncl RiCbbnd While Br..wi. C. Lcyda L. Leyda Lacy Rohrcr 374 (Conil)iiBUrr, 1014 Corntjugfeer, 1914 i ans(as; Citi i o»»al Jfat fetock Cram FIVE COLLEGES REPRESENTED Cfjicago iJatioiial Dairp (Team FOURTH PLACE IN CONTEST WITH SIXTEEN COLLEGES COMPETING 376 (Coriil)iisUrr, 1014 pple Jubging Wtmn WON FIRST FROM KANSAS AND c MES AT LINCOLN KATY GERBEN AND CALF. Comtiusfber, 1914 377 engineering; ifc |f " « -» — m rn T»l ' K I PourinK the Mould. ENGINEERS " CHALLENGER " THE TELESCOPE. Nearing completion in the Mechanical Engineering Laboratories is an up-to-date 12-inch telescope. After four years of study and application on the part of the instructors and students, it will be completed and ready for installation by the time the removal question has been settled and the new observatory has been built for it. All the work of construction has been done by the students under the supervision of the instructors of the Mechanical Engineering Depart- ment, except three castings and lens, which could not be handled because of inadequate equipment. We owe the design to Prof. Sweezey of the Astron- ony Department. The general plan was taken from telescopes at Washbutn College and Denver Observa- tory. The design is complicated, yet complete in every respect, very few alterations being required in the shops. The pattern for all the castings were made in the woodshop under the direction of Prof. Bunting, and among them were some quite difficult of construction the largest one being the pattern for the base, which is hollow and rectangular in section. The dimensions are as follows: Base. 3 ft. 9 in. by 4 ft. 6 in : top. 2 ft. 2 , in. by 1 ft. 10 , in.: height. i , ft. This has also been one of the heaviest castings, weighing about 1,860 pounds. This casting, among all the rest made in the Engineering Laboratory, was producetl by the engineering stu lcnts under the supervision of Prof. Grcnnen. Most of them are of cast iron, although some of the smaller or more complicated ones were made of brass All the machine and lathe work constituting the t:i cater part of the work on this telescope has been done in the well-equipped machine shop. Prof. Paine supervising the work of construction and assembly. Only a few of the minor parts of the auxiliary mech- anisms have yet to be completed and all will be ready for installation in its new home. It is partially as- sembled in the machine shop now, and is open for inspection by inlerciled parties. 378 (Conit)iiaUrr. 1014 The telescope s to be e quipped wi h an app aratus. whereby focusing Qn a star or planet. t his mec hanism will keep the tele scope on that star o planet -. vhile it is crossing the h thout the urther at tention of the operator. The man y small an d delicat e parts which constitute this appa required skillful workmanship. The barrel s ' twenty ' f et long 2 nd the telescope proper stands tw elve feet fi om the floor to the center of the balance a rm. Part o ■ the bas is set into the floor. The cost of th e telescope, if the U [diversity was to buy it. would pr obably be $6,000 to $7,000, As the only expense has been tha for mater als of CO nstruc- tion. which is a s mall item compared to the lab or that has been put on t, the Un iversity ha made a savino of nearly amount of initial cost. The e ngineers all feel that they have a ccomplish ed somethi ig worth while. something perma nent, that will remai morial of their labors a id desires F, M MERRIAM. In the Foundry, Cornfjufibcr, 1914 379 Hill, iih how different it is in May. uhen you haven ' t a cent left to your name and the Faculty has been holding meetings on you. anyuay. H Tit ' n a class-room is a jail and the campus just outside the window is a paradise, green and sun- shiny and fanned by warm breezes. George Fitch. 380 CorntmBUcf. Ii?l4 llaugf) U)f)o luiiis ! ou sfjall not lauglj me out of faitf) in lalu. iSrokunins. LIBRARY— A PLEASING SIGHT, udents at work preparing case books in Prof. Robbins The average graduate of the law school would make a better farmer than the grad- uate of the College of Agriculture. —Prof. Robbins. MME. CONKLIN SUR LES AVOUeS. lis sont passes! Leur cohorte Au loin fait bruit, Et pas devant mes portes Elle me trop ennuye. Cornijusifeer, 1914 381 " (Prntlfinfii, t ' ou bon ' t UiioU) l)olu imicl) more at f)oinr 3) frrl noU) tijat tins tjiiilbmg lias been propcilp bcbitatcb. " — Oiof. i+la.xri ' . MAXEY ' S CLASS DE LUXE. Maxey — " The first case we are to con- sider this morning is the United States versus Monsieur Le Gagney — fifteenth Ver- mont, or Tennessee, three hundred forty- one, eighteen ninety-nine. Mr. Jamison! " Jamison (under breath)— " Quick, Krause! " Krause — " I haven ' t got it! " Jamison — " I guess I ' m not prepared this morning. " Maxey — " Are you a good guesser? " Jamison — " Fairly accurate; yes, sir. " Maxey — Mr. Hanzlik! " Hanzlik (reading morning paper) — " I don ' t seem to have the case. " Maxey — " I see you were looking diligent- ly for it, but unfortunately in the wrong place. " Hanzlik (meekly) — " Yes, sir. " Maxey — " What ' s this? Most of the class unprepared? Mr. Enfield, have you got the case? " Enfield (reading at once) — " The defend- ant was a railroad corporation doing bus — " Maxey — " Hold on! I didn ' t ask you to read the case; I asked if you had it. " Enfield— " I have it. " Maxey — " You may discuss it if you have it. " Enfield — " Without reading it? " Maxey — " Well, now, I thought Mr. Bush- nell was the only one in the class that could discuss the cases without reading them. " Enfield — " But I mean without reading the report of it. " Maxey — " Yes, if you will promise not to let the report reach the ears of any of the class — it may be too old. " Enfield— " Old? It ' s only 1899! But I don ' t believe it ' s long enough to reach that far! " Maxey — " We will eliminate the levity and proceed with the discussion. " Enfield — " The plaintiff was injured in the Nashville yards by the defendant ' s engine. " Ammerman — " That ' s a funny place to in- jure a man. " Class— " Noah ' s Ark! Whiskers! " etc. Enfield (continuing) — " The plaintiff was a lady. " Maxey — " Does the case say so? " Enfield — " Yes. The engine ran into her and broke her wooden leg. " Maxey — " And then, I suppose, she tried to ' stick ' the railroad? " Enfield — " She tried to get that rule so she could recover for the foot she lost, but didn ' t come within a mile of it. " Maxey (looks at Fielding and calls on him as he writes a letter) — " Mr. Fielding! (louder) Mr. Fielding! " Fielding (being kicked on the shins by Stout) — " You call on me? " Maxey — " Yes, by your last name. " Fielding — " On what charge? " Maxey — " Perhaps if you would sit up, get your feet into the same jurisdiction as your spine, and pay attention, you might know. How do you expect to get through — by paying tuition? " Fielding — " No, sir; by intuition! " (Groans) — " Throw him out! " Maxey — " Mr. Johnson, have you this case? " Johnson (reads Priest ' s case and gives only holding.) Maxey — " Keith, where was this corpora- tion located? " Keith— " Well, this was the New York Mutual Life Insurance Company and so naturally it was a New York corporation. " Maxey — " Very plausible! An artificial be- ing created naturally in New York. But. then, they seem to do wonders in that state! Mr. Saunders, what do you thin k of this case? " Saunders (who has read the corporation ' s carbon copy of the next case) — " Well, the directors must meet in the state where their office is located. " Maxey (not quite hearing) — " Oh, so it must have a place of business? Well! That ' s a peculiar state of affairs! " Saunders — " Not so peculiar! I heard of a corporation that didn ' t exist at all — a min- ing company that sold stock! " Maxey — " " Class is excused for today. Mr. Brown may remain and erase the black- board. " (CoriilnisUrr, 1014 ■ ITH the completion of the new W I law building, the College of V X Law takes its place among the foremost in the country. Beginning in meager surroundings in the basement of University Hall, it gradually out- grew its location and was moved to the third floor of the same building. THE CASE SYSTEM. The course of study was changed from the study of text books, and lec- tures of local lawyers, to the modern " case " system. By this means of study- ing actual adjudicated cases, the stu- dent grasps the law, reasoning and procedure of the courts in a very con- crete and interesting manner. THE NEW QUARTERS. But the college also outgrew these quarters and became of sufficient size to warrant the erection of a new build- ing constructed and equipped especial- ly to meet its purpose. This building was completed in 1913 and is one of the most up-to-date structures on the campus. CLASS ROOMS. The class rooms are very large and so arranged that the light is always over the left shoulder. With the seats placed on an incline, and the acoustic facilities carefully planned, every one is able to see and hear all that takes place in the recitations. COURT PRACTICE. One of the features of the new build- ing is the court room, which is located on the second floor and arranged ac- cording to actual practice. The judge ' s bench, the jury box, attorneys ' tables, and a separate place for spectators are provided, thus creating the atmosphere essential to successful and beneficial moot court practice. THE COURT ROOM. This course is conducted by mem- Wl)t iSeto Halu JBuiltiing bers of the faculty, with members of the Senior class acting as supreme court judges and justices of the peace. Everyone in the law college is required to take a part in this work according to their standing, the Freshmen acting as witnesses and jurors, the Juniors practicing in the justice and district courts, and the Seniors having trial and appellate work. THE LIBRARY. The entire third floor is used for the law library and is very complete and well arranged. The study tables are in the center of the room and the steel book shelves stand on cement bases against the wall around the entire room. The library is equipped with the reporter from nearly all the states, to- gether with the sectional reports and a very complete set of text books. the left), fur Tierly fessor of Jur spruti read a paper on ' of t Cornfjusifecr, 1914 383 CHIRPINGS. (By " Charlie. " ) Better leave the shades up; there seems to be a considerable lack of " enlightenment " in that back corner. I ' ve noticed that those who yell loudest in the halls generally can ' t be heard in clas s. Prof. Maxey has a course in international law. but he hasn ' t yet been able to prove that there was such a thing. MAXIMS. " Take the case of McCutcheon against the Capsule Company, Mr. Saunders. " Saunders — " I haven ' t that case. " " It seems to me that it would be rather easy to — ah — take ' capsule cases, ' they are put up in rather a convenient form. " — o — (After one, five or twenty had answered " here " for Dick Stout, as per custom). " Mr. Stout seems to have engaged too many proxies this morning. " — o — " Mr. Flory, will you pleaso raise your voice at least as high as your feet? " " The acoustics of this room are such, Mr. Griffen, that we can hear you better when you are facing the front. " — o — Williams — " I should think that they could stick the fellow who sold them the stock. " " Then it would be an adhesive action, would it not? " — o — " That ' s right, isn ' t it, Mr. Johnson? " Joe Johnson fbusily reading the Rag) — " Yes, sir. " " Tennyson was right when he said, ' Sim- ple faith is greater than Norman blood. ' " — o — (Speaking of the consolidation of corpora- tions) — " Now if the Globe Laundry Com- pany and Yule Bros, should consolidate, would they be a ' Globule ' ? " — o — When Clint Ross first came to law school Robbins had occasion to try a case in moot court in which Ross was defendant for stealing chickens. " Shack " asked him if he had retained counsel to plead his case. " N-o-o-o, " he slowly drawled. " Well, what do you propose to do? " " Well, so fah as Ahm concehned, you can jes ' let de matter drop! " Some professors have the idea that they should not help students any. After looking up their record I am inclined to believe that they never did. — o — Robbins — " Well, I had him arrested be- cause I knew he was a crook the minute I set eyes on him. " Detective — " How did you know he was a crook? " Robbins — " Easy! He told me that the gas company had sent him to examine the meter to see if I wasn ' t entitled to a re- bate. " — o — Irish diamonds, Robbins says, are " sham- rocks. " Robbins says that when he came back from Arizona he knew why he never saw a preacher in the whole state during his stay. He says that he could realize, because of the weather, that hell had no terrors for the inhabitants. — o — Robbins was discussing anecdotes the other day. Finally he said, " Do any of you know just what an anecdote really is? " This is the answer that he got: " An anecdote is a story of extremely uncertain age that is founded on fiction and embellished by fancy. After lying dormant for years it is dug up and accredited to some entirely in- nocent and unsuspecting United States sen- ator. " 384 Cornfjiwrtifr, 1014 (§irlg Clut) XN THE Daily Nebraskan of September 27th, under the heading, " The Girls Are Off, " the following statement was made: " The co-eds are getting a good start, running steadily and apparently intending to keep the pace. " Now, that the year ' s work is almost completed, it is interesting to note what has been accomplished since this " good start. " There have been a few changes from the plans of former years; there have been a few innovations; but on the whole, a steady growth is the most prominent feature of the year. A noticeable spirit of co-operation has pre- vailed. Not only have the girls, as individuals, " pulled together, " but all the co-ed organ- izations have worked in perfect accord. This unity of purpose is, no doubt, largely responsible for the accomplishments of the year. Perhaps the most difficult undertaking was the endeavor to welcome the 500 or more girls who entered the University for the first time this fall; to see that they became acquainted with other students and were made to feel that they are an impor- tant part of the institution. At the rally for Freshmen, representative co-eds told the new students of some of the more important activities, and explained how membership is obtained in the various organizations which carry on these activities. A party in honor of Freshmen girls was given Saturday of the first week of school. A girls ' sec- tion was reserved for the football games and more than 500 co-eds took advantage of the special rate. During the first two months of school informal teas were held every Thursday afternoon. Faculty women as well as students dropped in for a cup of tea Comfjusfecr, X914 385 and an informal half hour. After Christmas, instead of the teas, Saturday afternoon parties were given. A diflferent group of girls was in charge each week. An admission fee of 5 cents was found sufficient to finance these parties and to provide simple refresh- ments. Attendance varied from twenty-two to 300, the average being about sixty. The girls ' costume party is perhaps the best example of the democratic spirit which has been manifest. This party was managed by the Girls ' Club Council, which is com- posed of representatives of each literary society and sorority, and from each rooming house at which four or more University women live; the presidents of the Y. W. C. A. and women ' s class societies and the fourteen members of the executive board. Despite the fact that on the night of the party there was a continual downpour of rain, more than 400 girls attended. A spirit of co-operation and comradeship prevailed. Although only a 10-cent admission fee was charged, a surplus of $18 remained in the treasury, and 400 girls had enjoyed the " best time " of the year. A resume of the discussions held at the meetings of the various organizations shows that practically all of these organizations realize the problems of the University girls and are anxious to help in solving them. There has been some interesting investigation concerning vocations. Opportunities and training for social service have been discussed. Proper sanitation, reasonable quiet hours, comfortable and homelike rooming houses have been advocated. Expense accounts, unwholesome economies and thoughtless extravagances have been good-naturedly exposed. Co-operative boarding houses and student management of rooming houses are being investigated. The advising of Fresh- men during their re-adjustment and lonesome " first weeks " has been planned. Methods of developing more leaders and of dividing honors among a larger percentage of stu- dents are being formulated. Hospitality, cleverness in detail, but simplicity in entertain- ment have been advocated. High scholarship and true culture have been emphasized as the ideal to be cherished. There seems to be an almost universal desire for true democ- racy and for efficient service. Comparison of the University of Nebraska with other state universities emphasizes the fact that this is a truly co-educational state institution. The girls feel that they are given full rights and privileges. The men also seem satisfied. The social life is normal, sane and surprisingly free from extravagance. Clean living is the rule. And, finally, the students are Nebraskans, the product of Nebraska homes. Pride in what has been achieved has created a desire for still greater accomplish- ments. A recent example of this spirit was given when a national Y. W. C. A. secretary told the local cabinet that a Nebraska alumna. Grace Coppock, is in charge of the Y. W. C. A. work in China. The girls, with thoughtfulness, but seemingly without apprehension, pledged themselves to undertake the entire support of Miss Coppock. The attitude of the girls was expressed by one of the members when she said, " Yes, it is a big undertaking to raise $1,500 yearly, but we feel that Miss Coppock ' s work is worth the effort, and what Nebraska girls undertake they accomplish. " 386 ConiliiiBUn. 1014 FINANCES— C. H. Epperson, Chairman. Reed Dawson. Raymond Shirey. Mildred Butler. Elizabeth Scott. SENIOR PLAY— Guy Kiddoo, Chairman. Don Ahrens, Dramatic Manager. SENIOR PIN— Louise Northrup, Chairman. IVY DAY— Barney Gill, Chairman. David Reavis. W. A. Rockie. Helen Koehler. Bertha Wiese. Gladys Bunt. A. S. Smrha. CAP AND GOWN— Mildred Butler, Chairman. Senior Clasis Officers; FIRST SEMESTER. S. S. Griffin President Louise Northrup Vice President Donald L. Wood Treasurer Fred Keith Secretary SECOND SEMESTER. Roswell Haskell President Elizabeth Hyde Vice President Charles Epperson Treasurer Z. C. Dickinson Secretary Committees SENIOR PROM— Fred Keith, Chairman. C. G. Perry, Master of Ceremonies. J. L. Driscoll. H. M. Noble. Helen Jess. Rachael Kellogg. Gladys Bunt. SENIOR HOP— C. H. Epperson, Chairman. C. Gordon Beck, Master of Cere- monies. SENIOR MASQUERADE AND DANCE— G. V. Tunks, Chairman. Fred Trumbull. Bob Flory. Ralph Wagner. Geraldine Grey. Elizabeth Hyde. INVITATIONS— John L. Cutright, Ch airman. W. E. Kavan. Reed Dawson. Elizabeth Hyde. Marian Pettis. SENIOR PICNIC— Richard Lyman, Chairman. Louise Rice. Kirk Fowler. INTER-CLASS DEBATE— Hugh Agor, Chairman. CLASS GIFT— Clinton Underwood, Chairman. Dorothy Knight. Clark Dickinson. CornfjuKber, 1914 387 WKat sweet romance is in the April noon; Tne Sunlight pouring on the Eartn nis Doon Of re-awakenea life, — the tremulous stir Ana flutter of young powers, — tne dreamy tune, Half wKisperea, singing in the Keart of Ker . . . O come. Love, close tny dook — what wisdom there Brings tnee a lighter heart than Spring ' s soft air? Come, wander o ' er Earth ' s happy sunlight hills — With me. Beloved, — put wild powers in my hair . . . Ah, hark. Love . . . how the shimmering valley there With April gladness thrills! 4.. V- 388 (Corni)u0tirr, 1914 Joking i cbtr risfe a joke, ebcn tfje least offensibe in its nature anb most common, toitf) a person tufjo is not toell breb anb posscsseb of Sense to comprefjenb it. —Ha ©rupere. Cornf)USfecr, 1914 389 Uiia. Houn. Th.- Sl.ilis Own l ' ;i ;. 390 Cornfnisiifr, 1014 (BY " UPDE " ) CHURSDAY night, 12 o ' clock, I blew into the house and found two millionaires of the Pullman ready to start. " Wish we could see you down there " and " better come along " re- placed the usual " Ish-ka-bibble. " The next noon Bud says, " Well, Upde, why not? " So we did. About 4 we jumped into our two oldest suits and set out for two railroad yards. Arriving at the tracks we saw a little man sitting off to one side and thinking him a brakeman inquired as to the habits of the cannonball freight due to leave at 10:30. It turned out that " Shorty, " for such was our friend ' s name, was traveling as a side- door tourist and just then was on the look- out for " flys, " meaning yard officers. Well, we liked " Shorty " and " Shorty " liked us, so we formed a " Votes-for-bo ' s " league and made the date at 6 o ' clock for first meeting. When we returned to the house the bunch gave us the once over go-by, so with a lunch from Charlie and a new recruit in the make- up and title of " Ed " we set out for the yards. We found " Shorty " awaiting us with the news that the " hog " (road engine) was on and the " car-whackers " were going over the cars. " Shorty " soon found a safe refuge for us all in a carload of shingles — so in we crawled and blocked the door — and we were off to Kansas and the land of the Jayhawk. I once ate a rarebit composed of the strongest of everything, but I assure you my dreams of that night could not be compared with those produced by my bed of shingles. They say you can lead a horse to water and that a camel can go eight days without a drink — well, I rise to state that that en- gine wouldn ' t classify in a Noah ' s Ark as either. More than once I was tempted to complain to the Pullman Company — those would-be mattresses were stuffed with pine splinters. Morning came and with morning St. Joe. Out into the cold mist we hopped, fervently praying for a freight to get us to K. C. in time for the special. Nothing doing — all the freight trains were off to a box-car meet- ing or picnic, so, a kindly " cop " keeping an eye on us, we managed to bump into the train leaving for Kansas City. It was a pass- enger. Again I rise to state — much have I heard said about the comforts of the blind baggage — I see where it got its name. There were enough cinders spread in that trip to cover a new running track. Well, Kansas City showed up at last — also the fireman about the time we hit the river. Fortunately the wind changed and the cinders revenged themselves by keeping him down in the cab. Kansas City and Johnny Kling ' s pool hall, along with the " Blue Goose, " have always gone together for me. Anyway the rain produced a nice blend and we headed for Johnny Kling ' s, where we removed a con- glomeration of Nebraska and Kansas soil, together with Colorado coal and Oregon pine. After we had discussed and cussed the prospects of rain in Lawrence we hopped down to the station and while the fireman and engineer had another we crawled into the blind baggage, which I believe was made especially for us. We had left " Shorty " when we hit town, as Kansas City was his home. Now there were only three of us and luck seemed our way. The rain stopped and an hour later we were in Lawrence — 500 miles from home and in time to see the great fight. Lawrence proved to be a blood-relation of Havelock — made up mostly of candy kitch- ens, pool halls, movies, a theater and a hotel. The campus was nice, but again we were enlightened as to two heights of learn- ing, as most of their buildings stand on the top of a romantic hill. They say " Up on the hill — don ' t you know. " Cornfjufibcr, 1914 391 At the game itself — out of breath from running and being held up by our greenness of the town — we were again held up at the gate for a $1.50 for a 50-cent ticket. It was worth it to see the bunch again. What ' s that — U-U-U-n-n-i — the old band started up and dammysole if it didn ' t drown out the Jay- hawk band. The old Jayhawk himself did considerable stunts — and finally they lined up. Boy, that was s-o-m-e game! The field was one big puddle of mud with " a little green grass all around. " The diving tackle was again popular and the way those old boys lapped up that solution of terra-firma reminded you of dear old O Street. It was useless to try and tell the story of the game — we won — then Towle ' s kick — and Halligan ' s touchdown and Purdy ' s scrap — and the way the whole team swam — I tell you, we had some team. Well, it was all over. 9 to 0. Down the street went the bunch of Cream and Red in the old Cornhusker snake dance, so famous in song and story. All the in- habitants sauntered forth to gaze on the Cornhuskers while the Indians from Carlisle watched and fot a few new ideas for their snake song and dance stunts. A good supper and we headed for the train. We lost " Ed " in the shuffle, so " Bud " and " Yours Personally " headed for the sta- tion. " Bud " said it was the pay for him and purchased a ticket and Pullman, while little " Yours " trotted around to the other side and entered via Das Fenster. Well, next morning " Old Reliable " woke us by the announcement that all the shoes in his car was shined — fourteen berths and forty-eight pair of shoes. Well, we took our morning exercise by beating the " con " from car to car to reacn Lincoln and, with the poor old Jayhawk who had been kid- napped the night before, the march up O Street started. Perhaps we were in danger of straining a button or two, but we were mighty proud that 9 to had been handed the Jayhawks in a way that made them see the advantages of a weather-beaten skin. The poor old Jay- hawk simply couldn ' t navigate that corn the Cornhuskers handed out, so he gave up the land of the sunHower and migrated to Ne- braska. He died shortly afterwards from over-exertion while trying to plow his es- cape. His funeral was held in the chapel shortly afterward. He was buried in East Minister ' s Abbey. " Rock Chalk, Rock Chalk— Poor Old Jay hawk! " — o — SMOKELESS COMEDY. Scene — Any campus gate. Guy— " Say, Bill, got a 10 o ' clock? " Gye — " No; have you? " Guy — " No. Have a smoke? " Gye — " Sure! I hate to be idle. " Conilnislirr. 1014 IJirsinibus ueriscjuc Sat a young man at a table, Conning o ' er a Latin fable, Full of " hostes, " full of " miles, " And with " pedes " by the score. Tale of a " peach " in Troy named " Helen, " (More like her right here — no tellin ' ) Lo, a rustle soundeth near him. And she enters by the door. Take a pair of blue eyes near you, And a dimpled smile to cheer you. And the Latin is distractin ' And too hard, to say the least. Now, what on earth cares he if Plautus Twists his verbs and nouns to flout us. With a pair of cheeks (with dimples). Where his eyes may rest and feast? But he wades on through the story. Full of scenes and battles gory — " Etvas vincit, etvas furit, " — And he breaks off with a sigh. " Oh, pulcherrima puella. Wish I was " the lucky fella, " If I only knew her " nomen " — And just then he caught her eye! " Oculi so bright and merry — (I must study) — Te amare — " And he turns the pages quickly. Stealing yet another look. " Te saluto, mea cara. Let ' s go walking this next ' houra, ' Heia, heia, — I can ' t study " — And he softly shuts the book. Oh, the fusser ' s life is happy, Blushing girl and Freshman sappy — There they walk beneath the " caelum " With the " Stellas " overhead. There they wander to and fro In their pleasant " ambulo, " Till the lights grow dim in woodlands And the very moon has fled. — C. C. Corntjugfecr, 1914 393 iM C9RNHUyKER TO INA GITTINGS. They say you ' re going, Ina, Out to homestead in the west; You ' re a level-headed lady. And I reckon you know best. There are plenty on the campus. Who ' d feel sad to see you go: And some cowboy ' s mighty lucky- That ' s the surest thing we know. IKLGEPSKY. I wish my name were made up. Of some h ' s, k ' s and j ' s; All jumbled up together In the most tongue-twisting ways. So I. too, could join the happy crowd. You always see collect. About that jolly, kindly soul. That ' s labeled Miss Hrbek. When the weary day is over. And the sun has ceased to shine: With the twilight come fond memories Of that dear girl of mine. Though ' tis months since I have seen he And very long months, too; Deep in my heart, forever. Lies a tender love that ' s true. Sometimes I sit a-dreaming Of things that since have been. And wish that I were near her And could see her face again. And among them seems to shine. The loving face and tender eyes. Of that dear girl of mine. — L Here ' s to the profs., Who bear the brunt Of every zero. Condition and Hunk. 394 Corntjiishrr, ldl4 Cf)e Suffrage dSuesftion ■as a sweet, shy violet, started this rage " to ' blush and stammer, s her cues now. by rote, like me a little. She ' s stubborn and independent. Wh mild nee she was •neek and She r ages at me like a li on. Me whn led her like a child. She ' s give 1 up dar cing a nd pleas For the glory of the " c ause " ; She ' d give me up. oo. in a minute For the fun of n laking the laws ? ? To think that she used to love me. And bow to my word and deed: I tell you. those canting women Have sown some awful seed. They ' ve ruined my hopes and day And I ' ll take you up ' here ' s no greater evil Than the curse of a bet; But I still have hopes she ' ll recover She ' s always been shielded fron She ' ll need a strong right arm. And I stand ready to take her. You see. ' twill be worthy of not She ' ll acknowledge it then in a m ade to love, not t VIMMEN ' S RIGHTS. Dey vented to de Vomen ' s Rights, Ver laties all agrees: De gals should all be voters. Und der beaux ail de votees. de to love, not Corni)us(feer,l9l4 39S iM MRMHUZKIg llV a ftut for a Sap NEWS FROM LINCOLN. Scene — Capital Beach; only away from the beach on the wet. Curtain rises on the rolling wet. Tune — " What Are the Wild Waves Saying? ' Windlass creaks off stage. Enter Capital Canoe containing cooing couple. •Nita. " he began. " Yes, Tommy, " sweetly gurgled Nita. " Wouldst thou condescend to enter matrimonial bliss with me? " " I would not, " speakcth Nita. " How time flleeth. " he returned. " How dare you insinuate. " " I insinuate nothing. But to what are you gesticu- lating so wildly? " " Why, to Kenneth over there in that black canoe. " End of scene. ACT II OF THIS MAGNIFICENT PRODUCTION. FIRST SCENE (showing boat somewhat nearer. All principals wearing same costumes, only Kenneth has changed to a green wig, which becomes him well). " To Kenneth? Oh, isn ' t that Lizzie with him? " said Tommy, interested at once. " Yes, " answered Nita. " Don ' t you adore green hair? " " I do, " Tommy confessed ardently. " Oh, I meant Kenneth ' s! " said Nita. " Pardon; I meant Lizzie ' s. " " What? Since when have you been calling her by her first name? " " Well, you left me alone for two weeks with her and, believe me — " " She ' s a cat, " said Nita. " Also Kenneth, my dear. But they are coming this way. Once more I ask you, Nita, will you marry me? " " Yes, " cried Nita. " Where ' s the ring; quick. " " Here, here; why this sudden hurry? How do you know I have got the ring? " " Silly! I can sec the bulge in your pocket. Quick, I want to have Lizzie see me wearing it. Please! That ' s a dear, good boy. " " O Lizzie! O good day, Kenneth. Lizzie, don ' t you want to take me back to the pier? Tommy wants Kenneth to play some golf with him, O Tommy, wait just a second. " " Curses! " thought Tommy. " Is she going to kiss me in front of both of them? " He was torn between pride and embarrassment. But no such luck. Nita leaned over and placed her lips close to the tip of his pink car and whispered, " I ' ll give you back your ring this evening, ' Tommy. " Enter Father Ch.iron and entire company dances. Dunder and blitzen in background. —CURTAIN— " Fifty Dollars! " HEARD AT THE S. A. E. HOUSE ONE SUNDAY AFTERNOON. Dale H. — " Come on. fellows; we ' ve got to do a little fussing: we ' re losing out. Just see what I accoinplished with those Young girls! I guess it pays. I ' ve gotten in on every one of their little private dances. " Earnie Frank (with pipe) — " I ' m off of all Janes, one and collectively. They ' re a bunch of heart-throbbers and they don ' t get me. see! " Earl H. — " This fussing stuff is all right if you can get some sensible girl to talk to and hand out the high brow stuff to her. but the girls here, as a rule, are absolutely brainless. " Fred Archibald — " Those little Orpheum skirts are pretty cute this week. " Jack Morris — " Fellows, let ' s go over to the Tri Delt House; Lucile says they have class over there. " Doc. Shaw — " Those Pi Phis are good, but they jabber so when they all get together. The Alpha O ' s have a cute little pledge that I am dips on. " Shelly White — " Why. hang it. fellows, we used to stand ace high everywhere, with all our famous old-timers. Why. the girls fell in rows before Jack Abbott. Art Nay and Gus Lofgren. Down and out. that ' s all. Why. Jack Abbott was almost engaged — once! Not a Sig Alp. pin on a shirtwaist now, " Jack Morris (reflectively) — " We ' ve got to remedy that. " Whereupon the brothers fall and urge dis- cretion. Meeting adjourned to the smoking and billiard room, where a peaceful session of frat history is enjoyed until 3:24 a. m. 396 ConitiiisUri, 1014 ON INITIATION DAY. For a sorry-looking lot. Let me briefly say. Seek E ome near sorority On nitiation day. Where the old girls shake wi aughter. Freshn nen scrubbing every rafter A sad sight, before and after, On nitiation day. Paddle s come in handy, too. Let me kindly add: They :an govern and subdue The unruly bad. You can see some funny sights. Little Freshies — simply frights — Worki ng hard for future rights. On nitiation day. BEFORE — — — — — — — — AND OUR ANNUAL KITTIUSM. Voice Calls Kappa House — " This is the Lincoln Gas Electric Co. Will you please tell me if the light at 14th R is burning? " Toots Clinton Answers — " Just a moment, please. (Business of going to door.) " Yes, it is burning very brightly. " " Does it flicker any? " " No; it is quite steady and brilliant. " " Well, don ' t forget to turn it off before you go to bed. " (If you want to know call the Sig Chi House.) MAYBE SO. Je ne sais pas Ach, ich weiss nicht Yo no se que esta That makes me fear so very much To interview her pa. Peutetre soit Vielleicht es ist Talvez es la verdad, That added to my many charms, I am a timid lad. " My fian :e s in th e hospital •■In the h □spital ! Whafs the after •He was St nding under the mis- etoe vith me and a berry dro nd fractur ed his ski 11. " Prof. Caldwell— " Why do they celebrate Lincoln ' s birthday in Barns— " Oi do Jinnings Bryan think she is indeed reckless to fall in love with collegians when there are so many honest cab drivers and grocery boys to choose from. — George Fitch. Corntusfeer, 1914 397 »»ri ol ' 4...- ■ vT . SPRING ON THE CAMPUS. When the weather ' s getting warmer and the birds begin to sing, And you doff your winter garments and can wear most anything; When the grass begins to perk up and the formal season o ' er, And each class is utter torture and your work a beastly bore. When the girls begin to blossom in their nobby little hats. And you hunt your tennis flannels and sort out your baseball bats; When the folks at home are wondering, " Why on earth that boy don ' t write, " And the simple little reason is — you ' re out most every night. When some instinct stirs within you that you ' d like to be in love, Yet you know you ' re quite unworthy ' cause she is so far above; Don ' t you worry over all those doubts and those forebodings dread, Or that awful tired feeling or that heaviness of head. Or that you are surely worthless and that she is far too good. That you must get out, make money, carve your way, ah, if you could; I repeat — oh, don ' t worry — I will diagnose your " case, " ' Tis a simple springtime fever that just knocks you off your base. Keep your courage high, and get a suit, and sport a nobby straw — They say to get a cane for style — reblock your Panama; Then when you ' re decked out in your garb and glorious in your might. Lay up a stock of spoofing talk and start in fussing right. — C. C. 398 (Coiiit)iisUrr, 1014 Corn{)U£(feEr, 1914 399 iM C RNHUZKER All. all alone; Treasure Island. REPORT OF THE LAST VESPER SERVICE. The last vesper service had a small but enthusiastic attendance. The meeting was opened with a hymn, " Everlasting Love. " Mr. Kenneth Wherry spoke very feelingly on the text, " Little children, love one an- other. " The following gave brief talks: Maurine McAdams — " In the shadow of the ' Temple. ' " Rachael Kellogg — " Let our lights be not ' Stubs. ' " Toots Bucher — " Nay. the race is not to the " Swift. " " " Stella Stevens — " Our duty to every Tom, Dick and Harry ' son. " Reed O ' Hanlon — " The beautiful story of ' Ruth. ' " " The meeting closed in profound silence after a few sentence prayers by Miss Gra- ham. THE FUSSERS ' UNION. 1. — Petticoat of Arms. Rampant jackass on a shield surmounted by a wreath of faded violets and a bottle of hair oil. 2. — Purpose. The aim of this organization is the promotion of woman suffering. " I ' m bad; I ' m wicked. I hope to be a regular devil by and by. " — Harold Davis. " What a fine manner of man thy tailor hath made thee. " — Merwin Swaynie. Janet Phinney Edna Ojiden (Jen Lowry Dorotln Kn I L:lit l- ' tliol Cliiue I ' liinmia Ynmm Riilli SQuire.-i ' I ' nnts liUcher Until E ans lirss RnuErs ,-WN loss Diinitin CainS " UNION SOCIETY. .Purpose: PromotinK matrii " 3111 31 sail), bn-outi a boiibi. luas a bifam. ' 400 Cornf)U0ltrr, 1014 IVY DAY, 1913. SORROWS OF THE FROSH. I cannot BUCK this college game, It makes me weep and sigh; For, Oh! whene ' er I ought to cram. I ' ve other fish to FRYE! There was a fair co-ed I knew. To hold her hand was BLISS: I sent her CANDY by the POUND. But never won a kiss. Until one sunny a itu mn DAY. We roamed o ' LEES: -r DALES a id Beside the margin ol a POOL, I fell down on Tiy knees. Upon that well-ren leiT bered spot We vowed to Ic ve for aye. (But, ah! it cost me dreadful PAYNE, My TAYLOR ' S bill to pay: I spoi ed— unLUCKY weight I an n ! My Sunday pan s vith clay!) Alas! how little VIRTUE lies Ben eath the fair est brow! THE THREE INTELLECTUALISTS : OR, MISERY LOVES COMPANY, Prof. Gass. (No. Freshmen this is not a joke. That ' s his name,) First foto ; of Frye since 1776, Editor Big Jest Quarte rly. " Philo M, Associate Editor of Big Jest Quarterly Tiove the old sc our own simp lis is all we ca it surely can ' nt on foot and hool to the far e way. 1 say. do any harm. alar n. The chancellor may be most kind And wise, and all of that. But his warmest friends cannot deny He is an auto-crat. Corntufiiber, X9X4 401 INSIDE FACTS ABOUT THAT MOST POPULAR GIRL CONTEST. K. M. Snyder 4,500 Freeman Penny 4,499 Erma Nelson 1,030 Carrie Coman 1,000 Beth Hyde 930 VOTERS " QUERY. Shall we move out to the country And learn to pail the cows? Or expand here in the city Fast as half-mill tax allows? A man has no sense of modesty; a woman has no sense of honesty. — Prof. Frye. BAND DKLIVERS FANFARE ODE ON A PROSPECT OF UNI HALL. Hail and farewell, thou ancient pile. Here pictured white with snow; Where some archaic departments still Strive learning to bestow. Best loved among the buildings round, Those brick-work freaks that grace our ground. We look upon thee with affer- Tionate regret! For it appears Thou bearest ill thy weight of years. And art much like a wreck! In far-off days, when we are back. On this familiar site. And walk again some well-known track, Here overspread with white. Wilt thou yet stand? Or will thy walls Adorn the scrap-heap, while new halls Kise where thou long has stood? We ' ll say, " Farewell " ! For clearly thou Art decomposing, even now — Old pile of brick and wood! Life is only a bad habit. — Prof. Frye. W U X T K A ! Maxey goes to Washing with Wilson and Bryan on Situation. " confer " The Mexican 402 CoinliiisUri, 1014 ACKNOWLEDGMENTS. S. A. E. (for formal). ATO Three dress suits D. U Five dress suits SIG CHI Two dress suits BETA Four dress suits THE PHI DELT Dress suits ACACIA One vest (soiled) PHI PSI One monocle (with string) LOUIE ALLEN. One watch ribbon (black) MEIER ' S One pint " Old Crow " KAPPA SIG One collar button (bone) HELEN ECKLES Two heartaches D. G. ALPHA, O. D. Z Feminine " things " (for banquet) PRESS NOTICE. " Miss Hazel Sabin and her supporting members were the hit of the evening in the Kosmet Klub play. " (We didn ' t see them, but we guess it ' s all right.) (Pass this one up. There ' s one on page 463 you can get.) 0 h A FLIGHT OF STARES. Conductor (to stude on Lincoln street car) — " That ' s a yesterday ' s transfer. " Stude — " Sure! Caught first car along since yesterday noon. " ASK MISS GRAHAM. If a freckle is only skin deep, how far does tan-go? MINUTES OF THE MEETING OF THE LAME DUCK CLUB. The meeting was called to order,r;.„.,.. ., .„,„«, Iby President Driscoll. He announced as a text for the evening: I ' ««i " " - ' " ---i -t " When the righteous are in au thority, the people rejoiced; but when mourn. low; but honor shall uphold the hum- Ye Disconsolate. " his place and read a very able treatise later expunged from the minutes, were the wicked beareth rule, the people " A man ' s pride shall bring him ble in spirit. " Opening hymn rendered, " Come, Forthwith arose Brother Wells in on " The Mourning People. " Remarks, made on the subject by other members. Brother Emley then arose and delivered an oration on the " Millenium That Wasn ' t. " He was cheered roundly. Following this. Brother Bauman read a clear piece of exposition on " The Vacillating Barb Vote. " This was the occasion for a hot debate between Brothers Bryan and Bauman. The two were finally separated and placed in opposite corners by Sergeant-at-Arms Snyder. The rumpus having subsided, the brotherhood arose and sang, " There Ain ' t No Flies On Me. " Thereupon Brother Snyder read a very interesting discussion on " The Chancellor ' s Policy and Mine. " No remarks. Brother Dickinson quickly followed with an able historical paper on the " Decline and Fall of the Old Regime. " Members cautioned to keep same sub rosa. Brother Cutright was then aroused from a deep slumber and gave his part of the pro- gram, consisting of a clear exposition of " Why I Am an Optimist. " Honored Brother Max Towle then addressed the meeting on behalf of himself and Brother Flory, extending a challenge to any two brothers to a game of 1-15 ball. After singing the closing ode, " Lead, Kindly Light, " the meeting adjourned to the base- ment to open a keg of sour grape juice. Cornfiusilter, 1914 403 A SERIO-COMEDY IN ONE ACT. Time — Sunday evening. Place — Front of — Z house. Dramatis personae — Rev. Pope and Free- man Penny. The Rev. — " Don ' t you ever attend any house of worship? " Penny — " Yes, sir; I ' m on my v ay there now. " (Business of going up steps.) PALLADIAN GIRLS. (All dressed up and no place to go.) FRESHMAN DIARY. September 27th — Just adore this place. Registered today. Awfully sweet man helped me — forget name. Reminded me of Bob. September 28th — Went to Pi Phi dinner. Big splurge. Swell food. Bob phoned six minutes. Cost him 70c. September 29th — Kappa breakfast — good eats. Heard from Bob. Kappas have white woodwork. Homesick for Bob. Theta lunch very effusive — I mean the Thetas, not the lunch. September 30th— Delta Gamma Dance. " Nice " girls. I want Bob. Alpha Phi picnic — left hungry. I called Bob up, but reversed charges. October 1st — Homesick. Bob phoned. Can ' t stand it, so good-bye, college. I ' m going to get married. TYPICAL KOSMET REHEARSAL. Scene as follows: Scott, coatless and dishevelled, in earnest conversation with Ernie Graves and Ralph Northrup. General mysterious feeling pervades the air. Ag. Barkleft at piano with thirty- seven boys grouped appropriately around. Margaret McHenry and Dale Milliken seated at window, attempting a conversation. Bob Harley amusing the Thetas by throwing his hat up and catching it. Hazel Sabin examining her Kappa Sig pin. SCOTT — " Get your places, now; quick! We ' ll take that first scene tonight. Make it snappy. Where ' s Swaynie? I declare! I ' ll put somebody else in his place. " (Timid voice from rear) — " I saw him walking down O Street at sevent thirty. " Chorus of murmurs. SCOTT — " Very well. Get your places; I want to work those Spanish couples. Now, don ' t walk out stiff; run and hop lightly. " Bob Harley attempts this and knocks down three chairs and a table. Opening chorus with everybody in the wrong place and singing in several keys. Afterwards couples group themselves around in pleasant reverie while cast commence rehearsing. SCOTT — " Lurn, rub your hands more. There, that ' s right. Miss Anderson, act more surprised. There! Now turn and walk away. You see, you ' re trying to get away from him. Now, Miss Sabin, a little more coy. Swaynie, follow her up there! Look down at her! There! Stoji ! ! ! ! Now. everybody, we ' re here for business; if you must visit, whisper. I ' m going to begin to hurt people ' s feelings right here! " Couple cease conversing and wander off in hall, returning later for next chorus. Harold Krause only one present to carry the tune. Scott gives up in despair as he sees the delega- tion of steadies tile in to escort the fair chorus maids home. SCOTT — " Well — curtain up there! ! ! ! I suppose that ' s all for tonight. Good- night, people! " 404 tCorntmflUcr. 1014 ororitp ' l omen Heab a Jfagt ILiit G. ' S GO ON A " SKATE. " Sig Nu Frosh (at the corner store) — " Say, give me a pound of Tango Tea! " ODE. If ' twas up to him, we do believe, Our Samuel ne ' er would falter; He ' d find some loop-hole to squeeze through. E ' en famous old Gibraltar. Julia — " Wasn ' t that diving girl ' s partner just too splendid? " Walt — " I didn ' t see him. " Julia — " I thought you went to the show. " Walt— " I did. " SOME RETURNS FROM THE RECENT ELECTIONS. Most Bashful Man in School Freeman Penny Most Popular Man in School Milo Hanzlik Most Fashionable Man in School Vic Halligan Most Engaged Man in School Norris Tym Laziest Man in School Guy Reed Spoofiest Guy in School Clark Dickinson Toughest Guy in School Jack Yeiser Happiest Man in School Me Most Popular Girl in School Ev. Beaumont Prettiest Girl in School Mine Classiest Girl in School Burk Taylor Fussiest Girl in School Miss Mantor Spoofiest Girl in School Alice Brooks Happiest Girl in School Mary Graham Best Cook Stell Stevens KAPPA SIG RUSHING EPISODE. lity— stubborl Cornf)us(feer, 1914 405 iM C9RNHU KEIO IN 1 VIEMOKIAM. " ■ " XX m ' y • .-_ ' ' ' .T " . ••TOUGH. " One of the Seniors was complaining about his grades to Robbins, and Robbins told him that he got all he deserved. This made the said Senior rather sad and warm words followed. To cap the climax the student exclaimed. " Well, if I couldn ' t mark grades any better than some professors in the law school I ' d blow my brains out. " In his own inimitable way, Robbins re- turned, " Young man, you flatter yourself on your marksmanship. " AN INTERVIEW. KENNETH SNYDER— " Tell you what I ' ll do, old sport: You interview me in the Cornhusker and I ' ll have your name men- tioned twice in our next Spharo Styx ' Vod- vil. ' Is it a bargain, old man? Shake! Now. I ' m not seeking publicity, y ' understand, but I will say this: I ' m boss of the Junior class; I ' m some theatrical manager and I ' m just the best little newspaper man you ever saw. Play that up strong. Say, old kid. could you put my name in red ink? And say, old boy, k ' mon out to the house for dinner tonight. Sure, just for old time ' s sake! Now give me a good write-up, old top, and remember our agreement. That ' s the ticket, old fel- low; I knew you were made of the right stuff! So long, old boss, so long! " HOW LONG— Before Engberg stops addressing as " child " the timid delinquent who must con- sult him? Before Prof. Schrag turns suffragist? Before Beta Theta Pi gets another Phi Beta Kappa? Before the stairs in University Hall are solid or collapsed? Before the Thetas can initiate? Before Isadore Sheldon takes a rest? Before Genevieve Lowry loses her powers of speech? Before the Cafeteria changes it menu? Before the men get that smoking room they want? Before Cloyd Stuart wrests the laurels from Otis Skinner? Before the Rhetoric Department moves to a more civilized suite of rooms? Before a Junior play pays expenses? Before the student council? LITTLE GIRL. ' Little girl, you look so small! Don ' t you wear no clothes at all? Don ' t you wear a shimmy shirt? Don ' t you wear a pretty skirt? Just your corsets and your hose — Are these all your underclothes? " Little girl, when on the street. You appear to be all feet: With your dress so very tight. You are sure an awful sight. Nothing on to keep you warm — Crazy just to show your form. " Little girl, you won ' t live long. Just because you dress all wrong. Can ' t you wear more underclothes. Than just your corsets and your hose? After while. I do believe. You will dress like Mother Eve! " —Selected. 406 (Conibtislifr. 1014 Hanbtjoofe of nibersiitp rsani ations Y. W. C. A. A political organization run on the same idea as Tammany Hall, only more ably man- aged by Valeria Bonnell. Lowry always on hand to welcome reluctant sinners. KOSMET CLUB. A puerile imitation of the Knights Tem- plar, without uniforms. " RAG. " An organization of broad-shouldered. clear-eyed specimens of young American manhood and womanhood. Purpose — " to uplift mankind by the power of the press. " SIGMA DELTA CHL A foundlings ' club, formed with the kind auspices of Philo Buck. Philo has worked faithfully and hard for some time to con- trive this opening for young and pecunious artists. AWGWAN. A life-size imitation of the Ladies ' Home Journal. The " Hints to the Homely " and " Good Manners " columns, conducted by Ralph Northrup with the assistance of our old friend, Ernie Graves, are very helpful. STUDENT COUNCIL. A collection of curiosities who aren ' t suf- ficiently occupied. PHI KAPPA PSI. Only bunch that plays lady-like basket- ball — needs a few lessons in wrestling from Dare Devil Sheperd, our popular pugilist. S. A. E. ' s. A charitable organization for the promo- tion of good fellowship and friendless bot- tles. DELTA ZETAS. A few real enthusiasts who bring out the spirit of the Sunny South in their Annual Confetti Carnival each year. Bill Folsom, business manager. SPHARO STYX. A well-meant light that failed, now good only for wood gone to kindling — ( " Laugh, darn you, smile. " ) PHI GAMMA DELTA. A classy crowd, used principally by Kap- pas. CHI OMEGA. An opportunity. LATIN CLUB. Short and easy road to an " E " in Latin — conducted by a few grinds. DELTA GAMMA. Close friends of the Betas, noted for their well behavior in the same direction. y. M. C. A. A den with smoky apparatus visited by most of our prominent students. GIRLS ' CLUB. An association to promote bridge domin- oes, under the able direction of Mary Gra- ham. Refreshments of a cold and eatable order for small sums. DELTA UPSILON. One of our aggressive smaller organiza- tions with shower baths attached. BETA THETA PI. Romantic Bohemians who give messy pic- nics and raise the money for their frat pic- tures by peddling milk bottles. O ' HANLON DECIDES TO JOIN THE NAVY. Corn()U£(ber, 1914 407 iM CPRMHU KEIOm HOW TO BE POPULAR. (By Helen Carroll, who has raised the standard of dear old D. G.) " Now. girls. I ' ll tell you how to be popular. Of course. I personally have advantages because I ' m a divine dancer, but if you girls would only study your- selves, you would actually have to resign from the •Shut-In ' Club. Take it from me— select a bunch to work on and give ' cm the dope strong. Don ' t overdo as I did with the Sigs and Delts — but they don ' t have formats, so I should worry. The Betas are good material: they respond so well, and I do like to be seen with them, because they always wear such GOOD LOOKING clothes. Why. they arc my curbstone companions! I do like to have the boys around SO much and I know it makes the Pi Phis SO mad. " Portrait of Helen Carroll, " who has raised. " ' li)f Uiiolu a toiigl) Iktn iiaiiifti il anson. Who puts tt)r most braiitifiil pants on: (On Uiaistcoats lie botes. nh n lours classp coats. Itlut pants art thr tilings tliat lir rants on. FOOTUALL Uli LUXE. " A snappy play and the quarter went over the line. ' Doc. Clapp — " How is your breathing? " Sluffer— " Boyish. " Doc. Clapp — " What do you mean? " Sluffer — " It comes in short ' pants. ' " Carrie — " How do you like my new hat? " Mr. Home — " I don ' t know feather I do or not. " INTER-FRATERNITY BASKETBALL: OR. PILL FIEND ' S NIGHTMARE. (By " Upde. " ) There was once upon a time a guy called Reed (joke) who thought the great idea would be to hold an elimination bout for fraternity white hopes. Accordingly the grand idea was introduced at the council and the ayes had it. Five men from each frat were chosen and a schedule arranged. Since the statutes of Nebraska prohibited prize fighting these matches were scheduled as " basketball games. " The schedule usually managed it so that the games were played at 6 p. m. and practice was held at 12 a. m. You see the full value of that in training — eat light the " doc " says — huh thinks cause we ' re sons we can eat light — as I was saying there is nothing like inter-frat basketball to keep up an interest in current events. Take for instance the Mexican war — you never saw any Mexican war movie or any- thing that could beat the exhibitions staged in the armory. Someone was stuck in every five minutes and between halves the par- ticipants would cactus on the floor. (Mexi- can local color). Well, they scrapped a while till all were dead or wounded: yes. as I said before, they scrapped a while. Finally one side dis- covered the other had the timekeeper, the scorekeeper, referee and the large end of the score, so they called it " quits " and the rag reporter called off his fussing date to stay home and figure out percentages. Any way we want to know: Why go to Reno when we can see the come-backs in our own armory? As the poet has so fitly said: ?E3lll)rn tfSrrrUs loinrb tfSrrrhB JTIirn Uiao tlir tiiQ of Uiai iTIir laUoiiirb liattlf slural Sub tonnnrst Ulrb. " iTrr. 408 (Coinlnislsfi, 1014 Wi)t Jf aciiltp -rHor)os THE PROF. WHO FLUNKED ME. His face I see in dreams at night, And quite satanic are its powers! I think of failures in class hours. And final grades that were a fright — Given by The prof. Who flunked me! His voice, his lectures, haunt my naps, Old call-downs echo in my ears; I feel again old doubts and fears, Again recall that last collapse — Under The prof. Who flunked me! When I forsake this cherished spot. This ancient, ancient Uni Hall; The memory outlasting all. The vision ne ' er to be forgot — Will be of The prof. Who flunked me! Cornijusffeer, 1914 409 CAUGHT IN HIS OWN BEAR-TKAP. (Prof. Condra, the " movie man, " illustrates to a back- ward victim how to pose before the camera.) Doc — " Just wall; Don ' t notice tlu bite you. Shut that machine off, I say! I ain ' t goin ' to have no picture tool ! I ' ll can that kh I don ' t think thev cauKht mc, though. I was too quick assuming an easy and yet graceful attitude. Not me! Cut it out! (Get this pose- showing determination.) wL 410 (Coriil)iiBlirr, 1014 R. - Oh, fie! Dean Stout!! And with Mary Graham, too!!! And no one ever suspected anything of the sort — even among the students, to say nothing of the faculty! It is enough to make one ' s hair stand on end — being caught in the act that way! FAC SIMILE. f [yi ■§• llo h W -fC- 13 4? g ? Is ; w frc Ve -?- IB -i- ? " S ' t r: i ' R- 1? 1 ft: R. n If 1 V( ' )r 1 IP 1 5 h fe Dean Stout ' s E xpl anation. The committee on student affairs and social customs should investigate this matter. The dean of women should have something to say on this point, also. I i.- - ' CornfjuSfeer, 1914 411 (2!djoes Jf rom tijc Class l ooni MAY DOZE RliifT oW man and bl ff it The profs you don do. t know how It ' s six w eeks lext And then. than k heave n. yo If a prof, stops short When he hears the bell. And saves his pearls, I love him well. (1) ENGLISH HISTORY. The professor enters late; raises or lowers shades; looks at watch. " Deah me! " Adjusts and readjusts his coat, placing his hands in its pockets. " Deah me! Seven minutes late. Beastly hour for having class — nine o ' clock. Nevah can get here on time. Now, let me see! What is our subject this morning? Well, how are your note-books progressing? Ready in a few weeks? Remember you should have had them in time before last. " (Interrupts himself.) " But is this temperature all right for the ladies? " (They nod.) " Very well. Let us continue. " Mr. A. raises hand and asks a question concerning a cartoon he has recently seen. Inter- esting discussion follows. After this Miss B. asks concerning the Benton case and its bearing on the Mexican war, and Mr. C. asks concerning Mrs. Pankhurst. The hour closes with rem- iniscences of English country life from the professor. (2) EDUCATION. The professor, beginning before the bell rings, " Young people, young people, you who are to go out into the world to instruct those in their adolescent period, bear in mind that you must have a purpose in life and must hold to this. Also you should try to be broad- minded. I myself am very broad-minded, as well as religious: yet there are many features of modern life of which I disapprove. For example, dancing, card-playing and moving pic- tures. There is much advice about these which I wish to give you, as well as about various medical matters. Young people, young people, your health is important. (The professor continues talking and keeps the class until ten minutes after the bell has rung.) Note. — We are unable to reproduce all our notes on the lectures of this professor, owing to the necessity of much expurgation. For example, when the lecturer touched upon the biog- raphy of Rousseau and others, on medical matters, or on the dangers of modern life and the temptations of a great city. (3) ENGLISH LITERATURE. The professor enters, carrying a green bag. mounts the platform, fronts the class, and speaks earnestly, with an undulating intonation. Among the subjects he is likely to touch upon are the glory of words, the nobility of leadership, the egoism of knowledge, causes of insanity in patients at the state asylum, and various problems of sex. In the case of this pro- fessor, as with the preceding, we have found much expurgation necessary when taking notes. For example, in the treatment of the last two topics cited above, or when the story of Lance- lot, Elaine and Guinevere, or of Anthony and Cleopatra is under discussion, or when certain chapters of " Richard Feverel " are read. For this reason we quote but little from this recita- tion period, giving only the last words — Professor (concluding) — " Now, for the great moral lesson it contains, and for its exalted transcripts of life, you are to buy and to study earnestly during your next home-reading, ' The Woman Thou Gavest Me, ' by Hall Caine. " The class enters the assignment in their note-books. They do not protest. They have never read " The Woman Thou Gavest Me, " by Mr. Caine, and never intend to. Fortunately " the papers " never get hold of these incidents. Prof. Robbins — " Really, I didn ' t intend to make this examination so easy. " Ammerman (resignedly) — " I have heard that one before, boys; it ' s no use, let ' s go home. " 412 ConiliiiflUrr, 1014 n.,, Corntjusbcr, 1914 so are you, you slant-shouldered, hollow-chested, four-eyed, flabby- spirited pill-roller, you. I lovely dreamlet; sublii I phonograph. And spendin ' all his time Just a bathin ' in the glory Of hearing his own wit. Mingled with " Hooray for Maxey " Like ' twas never goin ' to quit. (Kiddoo takes the part of the " Fortune Hunter " and sends out his little idea of a Senior poem:) Class ' 14 in debt; Debt must be paid. Senior play is our bet; Two beans brings your maid. Assessment is due; Numbered ticket your hope. First choice up to you; " Fortune Hunter " the dope. Note this letter, please; Pay now! This means you. Yours for a squeeze — Manager Guy C. Kiddoo. SATURDAY MORNING. Fresh Cleaner — " Hey, Jimmy, how did those moth balls work? " Jimmy — " Oh, I tried for an hour and I couldn ' t hit a bloomin ' bug. " Oh, Howell do I remember. It was in the hot September; And each separate, dying member Of the rhetoric class forcbore To act Lochinvar with spirit, Mount his dashing steed and steer it. Right across the hall, for fear it Might get stuck within the door — Stuck and melted in the door — To be parted Nevermore! ' Quantity but not quality. " — Fat Hanley, ODE ON SPRING IN THE PEN WOODS. The special woods sung in these lines Are " Branson ' s " near the Pen; ' Tis true they are forbid by signs And warnings to all men. But how they lure with shade and flower! Ah, many is the joyous hour " Ye students " have who venture there. To hear the warblers pour their throats, Or Branson ' s barnyard ' s raucous notes Outflung upon the air! We wander in the long, damp grass. Or through the shrubbery poke; Or watch the others stroll and pass. Or pause beneath some " oak. " Later we gather round a fire. And strive to cook hamburgers there; Sometimes we try the game of ball. Or " Ring Round Rosey " or " Old Dan, " Will keep us happy to a man Until the evening fall. And so the Tenth Street cars these days. Kind patronage increase; Thither the " steadies " take their ways. In streams that do not cease. With little packages of lunch, Some of us paired, some in a bunch. We start at three o ' clock, Or four, or five, or later still — Urged on by spring, with hearts athrill. To Branson ' s woods we flock! 414 (ConiliiiBUrr. 1014 SIMPLE VERSES ON WELL-KNOWN SUBJECTS. PROF. GASS. This the MISS McPHEE. " his teacher was absent. We are glad she is back; Lt teaching rhetoric, We think her a crack. PROF. BUCK. ' his man ' s a good mixer. Is Philo M. Buck; let him out with the crowd. And he ' s surely a duck. Phi Delts Have Fresh — " Let ' s go do M. C. A. and take a ; Soph — " Aw, gwan ; a fish! " SOME VERY PUZZLING THINGS. Now, Scrubby is a gallant boy — regular Beta type — Heart open to conviction, for " plucking " he was ripe; So he looked the girls all over, from slippered feet to curl — But WHY on earth should Scrubby choose a little High School girl? The Thetas had a little pledge and didn ' t want it known, Because within their naughty hearts they knew wrong deeds they ' d sown; But a little bird got busy in just the kindest way — And WHY they blame the Pi Phis is more than I can say. Bill Bauman was a leader and a politician, too; He always ran for everything, with nothing else to do. He had a little " dark horse " for Junior president — But WHY on earth could he lose out with all the votes Bill sent? Miss Graham hated tango, but we couldn ' t see her " side " ; She issued proclamations and tabooed it far and wide. Now Mary comes to dances and we see her round a lot — But WHERE on earth did Mary learn to do the turkey-trot? The Phi Delts are a brainy bunch and demons at the cards; Thejf ' re fond of giving parties, though in some one else ' s yards. They planned a little party once and asked some Alpha O ' s — But WHY did it turn out so poor and make those good friends foes? " Set a stringer to string a stringer, " so the people say; Watch, for instance. Doc and Mamie wend their weary way. Each flings bird-seed by the peck, believing it will land — But WHY on earth don ' t they perk up and each one show his hand? Elsa Haarmann rushes steady, with a Phi Gam, too, Then when each spring makes appearance, what does this girl do? Changes to another frat pin, preferably a Delt — Now, WHY does springtime, with its sweetness, cause her heart to melt? And talk about ch Some say there i One dance ' s quit Where they got th re called K. K. G., ipter rolls — wheel ire eighty. Oh. Prof. Barbou hour! Digging missins Why Oh. Prof. Ba I ' ll g links is tough; lout the campus? key shines enough! UNIVERSITY PROFESSORS. Beware! Beware! Motto — Flunko, failure, faculty, fixum. University professors are a crew of pi- rates, constantly watching for a victim. They have been in existence longer and have done far more damage than the famous pirates of the Mediterranean. But, strange to say, in all the years of their existence they have never been called to account. Nor are their operations considered crim- inal in the eyes of any but the victims, for their operations are protected. They never do their work in the open, for it would never pass inspection were it ex- posed to the public eye. They lie awake nights and plan, then they pick their vic- tims and put the plan into execution. From their position on the bridge they gaze out over the sea of faces in front of them in search of an easy mark. Suddenly a victim appears, and with guns all primed and trained upon the victim ' s water line, they swoop down upon him before he has a chance to prepare his defense. The word is passed along that a victim is in sight, and every pirate in the crew begins to close in on the unsuspecting student. They swarm around him and yell, " Flunko, failure, faculty, fixem! " They have no mercy, no matter who the victim is, unless he has the necessary. Then everything is nice and he has a new host of friends. If the victim doesn ' t have the " pull, " it ' s walk the plank. The salt sea has no bottom, boys, But a sluffer ' s C ' s dam deep. Cornfjugfecr, 1914 415 HEARD AT THE OTHER END OF THE PHONE. K« n Wherry— " Say, Any Girl, thcr. ' s g oing to be the s wellesi little dan e. ever, next Friday night — I ROt it up just so I ' d be th e only one who could be the first to ask you. dear Any Girl. You ' ve got .1 date that night? Well, hones t. Any Girl. I ' ll call off the dance then— it cc uldn t have any class w without you. Why. you ' re the most divine danc er 1 ever tripped with ar d you knov t I get the plum when it comes to d ancir g. Now. come on . Any Girl yoi know I love you better than the other man, and I can ' t live thro jgh Friday night v without you. Aw , come one. girlie —only Xny Gir will do for me. That ' s straight, nest, It IS. -Sen fra- Any Kappa Sig— ■Hello- Tell any of the boys there ternity meeting will be called ii ten minutes at the Savoy. Call cab: for them as need it, and ship ' en over as soon as possible. The placi closes at eight, you know. " Rocky Amerman — " Sorry, Mis: Howell, but 1 can ' t be in the Senio: play. Really, you know Irma won ' let me. Besides, even if the ' For tunc Hunter ' is a clever play, don ' t think it ' s quite clever cnougl for me. I ' m so funny and original and there is no opportunity for mi to display my originality in it. I ' n so original that I never write u( cases in law — always let the othei fellow do it. Ha. ha! Ha. ha Ha, ha! " (In practiced tones.) Stub Driscoll— " Pi Phi House? Well. say. Rachel, lei ' s go to the Lyric! Can ' t? Well, get me a date with any Pi Phi— any one who may ever live in Idaho, who could vote for me when I get in politics. None there? All right; I ' ll call up the Delta Thetas. then, for their formal is next week and I ' ve got to em- ploy my time well and wisely. " — O — THE GENTLE ART OF SPOOF- ING AS DISCLOSED BY THE WHY SIGHS, In the gentle art of spoofing. We ' ve been told that we excel: So we ' ll tell our little secrets, lust to show we wish you well. First of all. select some object. And be sure she ' s all the class; Then we lean around the railings, And wait to see her pass, the time to So Till ■ (All th Adds Then Thr And V give meet h( careless le right famous stare; , stony-hearted. ve and take our dan round the campus iu(ch kind-i ght n-working To gain our long-sought end. It in well to tell her firstly. How you ' ve heard of her before ; Make her think that she is deadly. Ask her all the pins she wore. Ask her where she learned her spoofing. Tell her she is hard to beat; (It is well to drop in at Rector ' s For 1 little bite to cat.) Take her up and down the Broad- Guide her with your Kcntle hand ' All those little looks and preftsures. Never fail our fish to Und. It is wise to sigh and stammer. Gazing in her eyes of blue: (And we ' ve found it pays to rush her With a Lyric date o you get our little It has worked an through: o we ' d like to have y With the best of lu( r two.) system? 1 pulled " My boy. " said the fond dad. " A flea may be a pretty active creature, but a dog ' s back is a poor place to waste one ' s time and energy on. " THETA HOUSE. Hall bedroom — soft lights — 12 p. m. Maurine — " And, girls. Buck just looked at me and said — " (whispers) Louise — " Honestly? Harry said — " (mur- murs) Irma — " Well, you girls can talk about your men, but I ' m for my Phi Gam. Girls, I think the Phi Gam pin is the neatest. " Biddy — " Why, Irma Jones! The Beta pin is lots prettier with its little diamond. " Geraldine — " But just see what opportuni- ty the D. U. pin gives for jewels. " Biddy — " Vulgar display of wealth, I say. " Julie Proudfit — " Well. Howard says — " Voice (from next room) — " Close the mat- rimonial bureau for tonight: I want to sleep. " " I tell you. this spring fever is awful. girls. " BOB HARLEY. " Really you know I can ' t give you an in- terview. Here ' s a little card of statistics which may serve the purpose, though, as I ' m so prominent, people will be interested. " Weight for publication, 225 pounds. " Weight for private curiosity, 314 pounds. " Number of new dances I can do, four- teen. " Originator of the " Harley Fall " — recom- mended by the Alpha Thets. " Went to forty-one dances last semester with forty-one girls. " Drew two formal bids. " I ' m good. " I ' m clever. " I ' m t-h-e-r-e. " EPSILON NU THETA. Carrie Coman President Elsa Haarmann Treasurer (resigned) Motto — " Snag the little crossbones. " Colors — " Silver and gold with theater tickets, dances — and flowers for a back- ground. " Meetings — " Seven nights a week in ecu- pies. " Membership — Gladys Bunt. Lucile Lcyda. Cath Atwood. Rachel Kellogg. Maurine Mc- Adams. Hazel Sabin, Ruth Evans, Ruth I.indlcy. Maude Galley and Mike Garrett. 416 (CornliiisUrr. 1014 ' i -fl ' - ' H=y ,t Stirie4. JfiCS: ,Ht .L .A S. va rw,j, L::,ra iH CLtysif oitcvfU. m ILMtg ». m-iV ' ' lini b 3J!- 1 FUSSING. (One of the major activities not yet in the curriculum.) Corntjugfeer, 1914 417 Sigma Uclla thi Inslallal.on at ihe A. T. O. House. April i?lh. 19i4. A journalist is a grumbler, a censurer. a yirer ot aJcice. a regent of sovereigns, u tutor of nations. Four hostile newspapers are more to lye feared than a thousand bayonets. —Sapoleon. Professor to Dick Rutherford (working on worm in Zoo) — " Your stripes run the wrong way, Mr. Rutherford; what ' s the matter? " Dick — " I am not running same way as the worm. " — o — You can ' t hardly arrest the girls nowa- days for vagrancy. They have visible means of support. — o — TWO BAD. Fresh — " Let ' s date a couple for the Lin- dell Sunday eve. " Man — " Broke. " Fresh — " Gad — so? Here, too! " Man — " Let ' s not, then. " Fresh — " Oh. very well. " (Joke imported from Torrez, Mexico.) " K. M. " Snyder (to Miss Hattie Wilson) — " Have you heard the story of the rabbit? " Miss Wilson — " No. " " K. M. " — " It ' s a cottontail. " 418 (Conil)iisUri, 1014 THE SOCIAL WHIRL. In the falltini Football time, When the frost And the frat the nk.. nding out the bunk. :ussing. r and the " fresh " for " kesh. ' All the greetings. and the night bright ur hundred " al ladder ' s fight. All the Take t When th( Wire pulling, Log rolling. Murder or blackma Highway robberj Auto snobbery. Holding up the U. Invitations, Explanations. Flowers, cabs and Silver favors. Champagne flavo All add to the hapi " Turkey-trot? " " My, I ' mh-wari passes Well. junk? I ' ll take law Next semester Iven if I have to flunk. Party on? Coin ' . John? ure; I ' ll be there you ca Guess I ' ll have to Charge it, kiddo — lo check from dear father B Does Not ut it Whe It pay today: will a n the ■ vhile from social leade low- D obbin it leadin and h g s father ' s [ low. Of the foolish things you ' ve Make you stay, When the so cial gam ' s begun. in my -Noah Lot. " Go t water ar. " " Be ■n swin imin ' ? " " No ; eati i ' watern — o NEXT. elon. " It V as nea ring mid light. •De arest, " he murm ured. •Ye 5. love. The hands pointed at the hour. He gu Iped ai d blushe d. " Ho w, " he murmur ed, " do you hke m y new moustach e? " She snugg ed close r. " It ' s the best ever tasted, " she sighed sweetly. And the cu ckoo fell DEEP. off its perch. She- - " I w uld neve r marry any one bu t a he o! " He ■You uldn ' l O Dr. Hinman (lecturer in meta- physics) — " Class, why did you all desert me at ten minutes after eight Monday morning? I was here, wasn ' t I? " E. Student — " That ' s just it, doc- tor. You see, we are all rationalists and don ' t rely on our senses. We saw you, but we could not be posi- tive you were really there. " ANOTHER LAMENTATION. By Jove! I ' m a chump for fair: I ' m the biggest bone-head ever. Of all the cussedest luck, You couldn ' t beat it— never. Just hear my tale of woe, And take the awful warning— I took my girl to a dance last night And she ' s down with the mumps this morning! Corntjusifecr, 1914 419 CONSOLATION P. B. K. ALIBI NAME OF CANDIDATE Rocky Ammerman " Too Many Junior Play Rehearsals Gordon Beck " Matrimony C. Neil Brown " Dramatics Gilbert S. Brown " He Couldn ' t Study on Sunday Lloyd W. Charlesworth " Missionary Work Reed Dawson " Too Much Poly Con John Cutright " It Takes Time to be a Star Witness Archie Dinsmore " I ' m Not Well J. Lynn Driscoll " Social Distractions Emmett Dunaway ..„, _ , Blaine Ballah .. . , Short Course at the barm Dwight Griswold " I Thought My Wesleyan Record Would Support Me Harvey Hess " I Didn ' t Qualify Harold Krause " Saratoga Too Near R. E. Morse (Charles K.) " Overlooked CI ch he cil T. N. E.. And it seems that their main specialty Is to run football well. And control the Pan-Hel. While having a glorious spree. Second Fresh ■ lave to do? " Freshman— " Yc vhole chapter! " " What do have to ki! They sometimes say. what ' s in a name; But wouldn ' t the Hunkers snarl. If his folks had named our busy friend, Carl Christian, " Christian Carl " ? Like the lava from th Came the gravy on h For he didn ' t tip the So the waiter tipped the plate. 420 CoinluiflUrr, 1014 12:30 A. M.— AFTER THE DANCE. Oh. the hamburger stand! the hamburger stand! With the pickle on the meat and the biscuit in your hand; How you sit in blissful glory and munch away with glee, Thinking of the girl you love in pleasant reverie; And how she swayed and glided to the tango ' s merry tune, And how the music led the dance and died away too soon. Oh, the sweet remembered glances of her happy, laugh- ing eyes. Makes the pickle taste the sweeter with a charm that never dies. So there you sit and muse the while your feet are get- ing cold, And it puzzles your poor brain to think you ever were so bold As to well. Oh, just a cup of coffee John. (I hope she ' ll never tell.) Oh, the hamburger stand! the hamburger stand! With the pickle on the meat and the biscuit in your hand; How the memories rise around you ' mid the sizzling of the eggs. And you swear you ' ll love her always as you drain the coffee dregs. A wily olrl Seni or is Griff He ' s b usv from breakfast He ' s dying law. Exer :isi r h,s jaw: Shav Or s hak ng so me paw. He ' s wo some gag Criti isir g the Rag; Getti ns over a jag. Or g om the swag. Or— bu t say. what ' s th IS THAT SO? I wish I F eshman to Ray Smith— " H on " did you become such a wonder being a orat 3r ' " ifraid of Sr nith (clearing his throat) — bega n by addressing envelopes. " z?» Cornfjugfecr, 1914 421 i Old the cx.implcN K ' vcn, .111. 1 w, To each pro(c«»or ' » (jcntlc car: And thouKh the years do swiftly He His stories only grow more de WOMAN HATERS ' ASSOCIATION. Flower — The Lime. Motto — Beware of the innocent, innoxious Fern. OFFICERS. President " Slick " Swift Vice President Harvey Lonabaugh ' ■ Secretary Freeman Penny Treasurer " Bill " Folsom Specialty Blondes " Vic " Halligan lf ' Specialty Brunettes " Ed " Murphy f CHARTER MEMBERS. . Tango Artists — Bob Harley John Cutright P. C. Spencer Pen Woods Cranks — lA jMit-r Merle Rohrbough _ OTtesner Jack Emley C i . E Rus Phillips Orpheum Critics— C Arroll Jack Temple , . ,_ Bill Kavan omlKa Lyle Kingery SIlEpefd Pledge — I do solemnly swear to have no more dates, whatsoever, with the heavenly Folsolll female of the species, and to lend my influ- ..,. ence to discourage that disastrous pastime. I hUllKlS " fussing, " at the University of Nebraska. C aRllS forever and ever, dame my eyes. Amen. ' ™ - Ct.Mnii Song (murmured softly with her picture ,,_ in your hand): litaillliont ■■A rag. a bone and a hank of hair. SabiNc ' But a good cigar is a smoke; She once to me seemed pretty fair. But now. by gosh, I ' m broke ■ PI BETA PHI SELECT DANCING ACADEMY. Soirees every Saturday evening. Come early and invite all your gent friends. SPECIAL CLASSES FOR EACH FRATERNITY. Admission price at least one formal date. Charming ballroom on third floor with attractive parlors below. Sister Lowry in charge of billiard and smoking room. Sister Cams will meet you at the door with her patented information blank to fill out. THE REASON WHY. Ah. friends, the ' ill be he old U. day: And then far We ' ll have tc Of course, when you come to think it You see school life is not all clover: Hut now. dear friend, just take this v And look at the thing the way we do. We leave our homes and go to school. And while we ' re here we play the fool We have no worries, enough to eat. And all agree this can ' t be beat. Wc go to dances, lake in shows, Anil other things that no one knows: Wc join the frats— wc raise some Caii Kilt this is all we ' re going to tell. Well. )u t the same, it ' s hard to leave That ' s why Now what ' . To make a e Hfld an tl prone to i r levc. ( Noic. — Thi» it a Kood joke II thlB. c loKiimatca (air aiKl It will pay you lo itet it. ior care? A« a lait rcaort. if you are — Rmlii. •14. English, conauli a dictionary of Kynonymi.) 422 CoriilnisUrr. 1014 n E W " HEART THROBS. By Ella Wheeler Pillbox. (Affectionately dedicated to Miss Ruthie and Mr. Mike.) ' Tis love that makes the world go round, And so it ' s always been. For proof just let me quote to you, McHenry, Milliken, Jones, Amerman, and Home and Mills, And Folsom with the twin; And quoted here, the third time now, Else Haarmann and Tym. Ah! In this goodly group, ' tis hard The saddest ones to sift. But give the laurels any day To Toots and Russell Swift. There ' s Rutherford and Tinklepaugh, And Gladys and P. Craig; And Murphy at his Biddy ' s feet. Her favor seeks to beg. There ' s Gen. with any old Sig Chi, Though she prefers her Matt, And William Carrolls every day. And don ' t know where she ' s at. And Russ has got the Clinton cinched, ' Tis a good, old-fashioned case; There ' s Matteson with Speier, too. And Dominy and Chace. But let us pause and breathe a sigh, And watch the favored few. Who ' ve picked life-partners, fond and fast. To them alone are true. To head this list, ' tis hard to do — Take Holland and O ' Brien, And Driscoll and the Kellogg girl. For her he ' s always sighing. And Evans and Neville deserve A crown for loyalty; The Stephens-Harrison affair Still drags on patiently. McDonald and Miss Thomas, too. Have carried out their plans; We hope to see within this year The Lindly-Noble banns. MacAdams runs the Temple boy — Is training him quite well; And what Wayne does by Knight or day. You never can quite tell. ' Tis love that makes the world go round. Again I do declare it; And if you haven ' t found the girl. Be wise, my boy, and dare it. Cornfjusfecr, 1914 423 THE BATTLE OF l.iEDICINE BALL. " And a little child shall lead them, " even so the green-capped Frosh hath led the Soph into bondage. Behold the Cornhusker field covered with a mass of Sophs in armor and brass knuckles, while a few poor Frosh in the overalls they had brought from down home and wearing the tennis shoes the landlady ' s son lent them, mingled together on one corner. Behold, even as I write, they mix — a dust arises, considerable dust — some one shoots. Aha! They are off and at it. Out from the dust and high into the air, dismembered arms, legs, feet and pants buttons are thrown. A whistle sounds. It is all over. The Sophs win the battle of Medicine Ball. THE BOXER WAR. Night has come. How do we know? Do we not hear a Soph exclaim, " Ah. but I saw stars! " Such was the boxing match. The wrestlers take the mat, the Soph " waded " into the Frosh and that was soon over. Fate was cruel and victory hung in the balance. The free-for-all was to be a deciding factor. HAND-TO-HAND CONFLICT. " The big fight. " To speak in the Medic stude ' s way — the Frosh cut out their men and dissected them from the bunch and pinned them down on Frosh men ' s soil. Only six minutes were needed for the opera- tion — by that time all Sophs were either pinned down or looking for Frosh shoes. HOSTILITIES CEASE— REJOICING IN FROSH CAMP. A snake dance down Tenth to O and up O. Then the Frosh went back to his corned beef and cabbage with a happy heart from paying homage to old King Olympus. THE OLYMPICS IN BRIEF. Olympic day, Fair play; Broken nose. Minus clothes. Co-eds turn. Cheeks burn; No shame. Class fame. AN INTERVIEW WITH OUR BUD- DING AMBASSADOR. JOHN CUTRIGHT— " Say, old boy, I ' ve got a peach of a story for you. Remember last year when I was trying to get the new dances started? Well, I said then that the time would come when the tango and Bos- ton would take the place of the waltz and two-step. Everybody laughed at me then, but look at me now! If I were that kind, I ' d say, ' I told you so! ' But, of course, be- ing a modest young man — Say, goin ' to the matinee dance Saturday? I ' ve just got one ticket left, and I ' ll let you have it if you hurry. All the latest steps taught by Prof. Chambers. All right, thanks, and if any more around your house want tickets, just send ' em around to me. Gee, these little darbs ' round here sure get me fussed, kid- do. " DONTS FOR FRESHMEN. DON ' T do your fussing in the library, the librarian might get jealous. Besides the Regents have placed benches on the campus for that purpose. DON ' T try to enter your frat house noise- lessly after 3 a. m. You might be mistaken for a burglar and shot. DON ' T expect enforcement of house rules regarding music and loud talking after 8 o ' clock. This is a delightful fallacy. DON ' T take pains to keep your drill suit immaculate. You ought to see it in five or six years from now. DON ' T habitually tell the profs how hard you are working and how much you enjoy their course. Save this line of talk for the week before the mid-semesters. DON ' T worry if it takes three or four days to register. The system was orig- inated expressly to develop your latent pow- ers of endurance. DON ' T be impatient if Prof. Aylsworth detains you five or ten minutes after the hour bell rings and makes you late to your next class. You must remember that his department is the only one of importance (?) in the University. 424 ConiliiisUn. 1014 OLYnPICs Listen, my children, and you shall hear, Of a sunny day in September clear; Soon after schedules and rushing was done. When the school year ' s turmoil had just begun, I can hardly look back without a tear — ' Twas an annual fight between Soph and Frosh; And they claimed they could lick us good, by gosh, Like few green youngsters with fear in our hearts. And mighty small knowledge of pugilist arts; But we set out to win and held to the last; Broke down their line and got after them fast. We treated them gently, but they wilted like flowers, And fell back to defeat before that on- slaught of ours. In fact, in the rush to a safe, sound retreat. It is said some few Sophs lost the shoes off their feet. And if you don ' t think that I ' m giving it straight. Just look at these two bemoaning their fate. Please notice that they are minus some clothes. And judge of the outcome when Freshmen meet foes. Cornfjusbrr, 1014 425 PAN-HEL BANQUET There always arises one bright spot in the Freshman ' s year that compensates the pad- dlings and the snow-off-the-front-walk-with- a-spoon duties. The time comes when his elder " brothers " say unto him: " For one dollar you shall be docked and no supper served at the house, " and the Frosh d ecides to take a look-in at the big eats. Of course with his chosen band he trots down the street to the window where he finds assembled everybody he never met and each one behind the pin of his frater- nity and some time later finds himself drawn into the dining room where the long rows of tables terminate into the palms which protect the orchestra. After wander- ing around everybody sits down suddenly and the poor Frosh rushes for the nearest empty seat to find himself with the same bunch whose bull dog he helped swipe. This is entertaining — for them. The orchestra strikes up a tune and the long line of waiters — trays balanced, feet fhuffling in time — come hastening in. Some- body starts to keep time by pounding his glass and soon " O-O-Delphine " has it all over the original " Chimes in Normandy. " Hush! Bill Ritchie climbs onto a chair and loudly claims all rain checks so that the percentage for the pups can be figured up. Bill looked like a real important man until somebody delivered a sugar lump in his ear. and the rain check plea automatic- ally ceased. Tlic Three Coata More music, more eats, more shuffling. One waiter seems to outdo the rest, for when the " Has Anybody Here Seen Rover? " whistling part came in he took a jump with each whistle. Some say he was trying a new tango, any way you ought to have seen the tan-go. Ow! Just take it from " yours personally " that toastmaster, known as Dr. Barbour, was right on the job, a full low-cut (13 cents at the Globe), and when Cornell gave his little ditty we knew that we were getting over the coffee and cigars Si. Of course the subject of " Some Bull Dog " gave McKelvie a good send-off with his " puttin ' on dog. " McKelvie proved an excellent tango judge and interested the bunch with his " high life in Washington, " or " Button, button: who possesses the elusive piece of ivory? " You all know the old saying of " the tables groaned under the weight of good things. " by which you may guess the Chancellor spoke of the days gone by. Garrett gave an excellent imitation of Mark Anthony ' s fu- neral oration, while Johnny Ledwith ended up with his usual " Well, I ' ll Be Doggoned! " Of course we can ' t forget that most excel- lent humorist, Dr. Maxey. No. we ' re not going to print that speech verbatim. Far .f they ; ME John Hopkii from such. (If you want it we refer you to back numbers of Life, the Philistine, Jim Jam Jems and Awgwan.) Finally the bloom- ing dogs gave their duet and the big stunt was over except the collection of napkins from the chandeliers. Pan-Hel, the Chancellor says, is gone. Yes, it ' s gone, but not forgotten; but, oh, compared with Spharo Styx, you ' ll agree it wasn ' t quite so rotten. It ' s some of our old friend, the Journal ' s work as usual. Some of these days that sheet will get hold of a real scandal — you know — " Some Villain Swipes the Door Knob Off Carl ' s Office Door. " " All Uni Students Urged to Form Posses to Search For the Culprit and There Will be Great Doin ' s. " But let ' s close with a toast. Good old Pan-Hel. May she come again and live again and stay with us always. PAN-HKL IS DEAD- LONG LIVK PAN-HEL! 426 ConilnisUri ' , 1014 Corntjujifeer, 1914 THE " CON " SONG. (Words by Frank E. A. Thome. Music by Hugh V. Harlan.) When I came down to college this fall. So verdant and innocent, I had, of course, heard tell of " Cons, " But I didn ' t know what they meant. I asked a Soph to put me next. And he said, " Just wait and see! " But you bet I know what " Cons " are now. For they hung a " con " on me. Chorus — Oh. they hung a " con " on me. Yes, they got my goat, you see; Can ' t play football or fuss with the ladies. And it makes me as grouchy as Hades. I ' m as crabby as can be. At the darned old faculty; For there ain ' t no joy in livin ' Since they hung a " con " on me. I ' ve had my best girl give me the mit. I ' ve been through a railroad wreck; Father once sent a letter to me, In which there wasn ' t any check. I am a man of nerve and grit. In any catastrophy; But all it takes to get my goat. Is to hang a " con " on me. Chorus — Oh, they hung a " con " on me. Yes, they got my goat, you see; Can ' t play football or fuss with the ladies. And it makes me as grouchy as Hades. I ' m as crabby as can be. At the darned old faculty: For there ain ' t no joy in livin ' Since they hung a " con " on me. " Gallia est omnes divisa in partes tres. " — Dawson, Yeiser, Snyder. (Meaning, " All Gaul is divided into three parts. " ) SCENE— ALPHA TAU OMEGA HOUSE, 7:15 P. M. Sweet Voice Over Telephone — " Is Social Secretary O ' Hanlon there? Tell him the Pi Phis want to speak to him. " (O ' Hanlon rushes to phone.) " Here I am, Ruthie. " " Well. Reed, Florinda Young hasn ' t a date for tonight and we wondered if you couldn ' t get a date for her. " O ' Hanlon — " Dee-lighted. Wait just a sec- ond. " (O ' Hanlon, grabbing a Freshman) — " Chance of a lifetime. Queen of the school. Formal bid guaranteed and I ' ll pay half. And you ' ll get a ducking and no desert for a week if you don ' t. " " Ye-es, " chokes the Freshman. (O ' Hanlon rushes to phone again.) " Ruth, I had ten fellows jump at the chance, and there is a fight on now between two of them. I ' ll be over with the lucky guy at eight. " — o — " I ' ll get something yet. if it takes until 1937. " — " Stub " Driscoll. " There is always happiness in defeat. " — ' Bill " Bauman. Armstrong, ' 13. is now in business in Auburn. He is ijracticing law in said city. One day he went out anil pinned a sin " on the door, " Hack at i p. ni. " When he re- turned he found written underneath. " What for? " 42K ConiliiiBUrr. 1014 MiTcliell HAr e - HaNsen ' CjrainGer HOliiniTSWorth Fincli Cutr I lit CliacE KNiu-lit Ley Da FolSoni Who gav It was At a p, But, beli, OUR MARY. had a little ban, :h was loved but slightly; ice our Mary raised the b: all do bless her nightly! bunch here called A. ' a big cabaret show; big formal, ce hardly normal. ARMSTRONGS. " My hubby is just gettir spell of sickness and I wa: him a shirt, " said Mrs. G " Yes. ma ' am, " replied t " Something in a stiff bos " No, sir, " said the Mi doctor says he must avoi fjv- ' He held the maiden ' s hand and said. Yell Leader — " All " May I the question pop? " let ' s have a siren! " She coyly bent her pretty head. Witless Rooter — " Y " You ' d better question pop. " pick out a blonde, wi •ight. gents: u bet! Say, YUMMY YUM YUM GIRLS: msf i OH! OH! DELPHINE! ; are always two sides to the girl question.) A 1923 ROMANCE. He sees a dame on the street. " Gad, a berry! I ' ll propound the eternal question. Madam, will you marry me? " (Aside — " Whilks, what a shape! Hope I connect! " ) She looks him over carelessly. " Do you come home nights? " He (like a pickled tripe) — " Only on Tues- day afternoons. " (She decides.) " Oh, I ' ll take a chance! " They are married by a barber (why not a barber?) and live scrappily ever afterward. EXPOSED! (CI ippe d from the d iary of ' Mike ' Ga rrett.) •■ -only ten n- inu es late to cl ss this a m. But what ' s the difference? he pro fs. thi Tk Tr n a conscie ntious hard-wc rking guy , and besid es, I ' ve got e Th( ta Ka ppa l u salted. Almo St got c aught thi noon goi ig into the nate. That Hall e Wilson s alw ays righ behi id Tie! Those d— Betas 11 get me ir bad yet Wen out o the D Ita G smn a house th IS evening ' ade q ite a hit di sing w Dman uffrage , nd re -all of judges. Going over the Kappa hous e tc morro i: that ' s all g ood s uff The gang inks ' ma fusser fo fair. Hope they don ' t f nd out that I ' m a T. N. E. they 11 kick me 3Ut, —but I had t o join to get i 1 or the graft. Corntjusber, 1914 429 T y - 1 5 t. J ftr •• Q u ' p t M ' «-4j n ODE IN DEFENSIO BASEBALL SLANG. Reed, chop this talk of classic diction! ' Twill never do for diamond fiction. You slipped a cog within your conk. When you let loose that wheezy honk. Wha ' d ya mean, cut out the slang? You never used to give a hang When you were busy slingin ' ink — Why pick now on the scribbling gink? Come, can that stuff. Reed: have a heart! Go grab yourself a slangster ' s chart. Our talk may be a trifle tough. But still, the fans all like the stuff. — Anon. Prof. Chatb urn ( closir dress or av lat on) — •But fall and Hv ;i nd flv and until h c an fall V. itho (Wc th.r k tss o this you lo. First Gentleman ' s Voice — " What ' s the idea of all this taungo? " (The " u " is silent as in biscuit.) Second — " By me. " First Gentleman ' s Voice — " Here, too. " Second — " That makes it unanimous. " (They sit idem loco reflectively.) TO MISS GRAHAM. .■ nd a rumor in the town, . n(l we ' re feclinjc prellv happy ' Cause Miss (.fraliam s ceased frown. . nil she ' s opened tip the dancitt) We can tango like the rest ; . ntl we think she ' s very koo I Io We ' ll Iry and do our liesl. Iltll, honest, tiear Miss Crahani, When we do that jiini|i anil lion We simply can ' t hold her up, I I ' xcepl with arms around. We ' ve tried the waltl position, llul when yon do the " ((lide, " liljhty poor protection Halli-aN StE ;irt Beck Reed IlouArd DriSccll Ka iiii HAscall Daw Son NortliriiP Tr I iiilile AiiieRinnn C ' litr I i ht Tow le I ' tnnl III fact. hie tried Or " Huston " liack and forward . t a terrifying rate. Or, wo rst of all, it ' s dangerous To t ry anti do the dips. 1 ' niess vou have a " lohnson " hold Or •! uile a ' " .lelTries " grip. llul we know they ' re dancing slower . nd we ' ll learn the mintiel. •ad the measures gently. With dignity and yet It IS »1 ch fun to tlv around . nd tear the floor It. hits! III fact the latest jumps and IhiuihU Mak. «iuile (he biggest hits. Itui we promise to go slower . nd ry and calm our teal. ilh perhaps less wear on slipiiers And 11. IreadniK on the herl I.I -Ili-iMl. • Hi-memher this: h ' pumtiial as Ihc sun. 1 hmiiih others loij: (ur defcmnci: sits on youth lii-lli ' r than any ijiirnwnt. Alfred Austin. 430 ConitjiisUrr, 1014 Of course, after you get out of school you learn that beauty is only skin deep and seldom affects the brain: but this is a wonderful discovery for a college boy to make when there are so many raving beauties about him that he has to take a nap in the afternoon in oraer to dream about all of them. George Fitch. THE SOCIAL SYSTEM. {By One Poor Dame.) In this world of plan and system, It is best to go by a rule; a standard, all- a-plenty. But our debts we have to pay ; And it always is a question. Who to have and in what way? I have planned a little schedule. So the boys will always know. What they ' ll get when they come fussing to sho othing. th two or three; sk the youth to dil To For a Lyric Possibly V You might Break him in society. Orpheum is good materia Pay him back with ( chance : He will ask you to anoth Any way. you take a c For a steady, honest fussi And a Christmas presen I would take him to the f ny heart Thi. the all-i And it di! " FILLED WITH THOSE SWEET THINGS THAT GIGGLE. " Oh, that battered U. hall stair, social stair! Every four steps a reception for the fair! Groups in animated giggle. Let you do a Texas wiggle; Make you squirm and duck and wriggle. As in vain you strive to pass — Just to pass, pass, pass, pass, pass. Up the stair. Filled with thos e sweet things that giggle. To your class. s I BOQUET OF BEAUTIES. Cornftusber, 1914 431 A VIC HALLIGAN. I ' m a " tough " guy. I be- long to the only tough gang in this University and I ' m the boy that teaches them to be tough. And say, I can tell the funniest stories! Away back in 1848 — Oh, you know that? Queer everybody ' s on to my jokes! I ' d rather speechify than play football. ENLIGHTENED FOOTBALL. Guy Williams walks up the hall th a tennis ne t over his shoulder. Doc. Maxey— •See! The net pro- eds! " . ($50,000 rewa rd for the dub that shed this one on us.) " I was never deep in anything but sleep. " — 3. T. Krause. I rxiT HOME IS NOTHING LIRL THIS TIP " Two down ; three to go T 111 Halev OwEn DeLamaTre X ' iruinia DAre HlUe Kibht.n I Eck TLMiiPle C ' arlSon Mllliken CielLatIv FlOry ' Sun N brook There ' s a bunch here called Spharo Styx Who put in some awful poor licks; They call it a show. And asked us to go. Don ' t do it again; we say nix! CHARITY. First Cornhusker Staff Member — " Let ' s write an original joke. " Second Assistant Jokesmith —■ ' What for? " The Cartoonist— " The Aw- Rwan. " There once was a lady named Graha Who kept us to waltzes so tame; She raved on position. And holds and discretion ; But finally said we weren ' t to blame. There ' s a bunch here they call the Sphir Who cut up some pretty high jinks; They ' re so sporty and touRh. They get all kinds of stuH. By just giving the waiters some winks! Stu le — " Professor, the I this comb jumps equally head. " Prof— " Yc lu any hollo ily will jump Article I. — We have a grand house, located in the midst of all the best frats. Delta Tau and Aca- cia, with an absolutely soundless and comfortable front porch, with seating apparatus attachc l. We are half a minute ' s walk from the Uni- versity, and are on speaking terms with everybody that goes by. We hold noon and evening sessions in order to get to nod once at least to every passing acquaintance. Article 11— We stand m well with everybody. We can have dates every night in the week and have the entire control of one A. T. O. car. one Si Chi car. one Kappa Sig canoe. Ernie Graves and four other Delts. and a dofen high school boys. Article III.— We rank third in scholarship and study every Thurs- day. One of our girls is engaged to a P. B. K.. another to a lawyer in Omaha, still another to a famous tackle and the rest of us could be nted We hand cularly with the 432 CoinljiiBUrj-, 1014 j Cornfjugker, 1914 REMORSE. The cocktail is a pleasant drink. Mild and harmless — I don ' t think; When you ' ve had one, you call for two, Then you don ' t care what you do. Last night I hoisted twenty-three Of these arrangements into me; My wealth increased, I swelled with pride, I was pickled, primed and glorified. R_E— M— O— R— S— E, Those dry ones were too much for me; Last night at twelve I felt immense. Today I feel like thirty cents. At four I sought my whirling bed. At eight I woke with an awful head; This is no time for mirth and laughter — The cold, gray dawn of the morning after. I tried to pay at every round, I spoke on subjects most profound; When all my woes I analyzed. The bar-keep merely sympathized. This world was one kaleidoscope. Of purple bliss, transcendent hope; But now I ' m feeling mighty blue — Three beers for W. C. T. U.! R_E— M— O— R— S— E, A water-wagon seat for me! I think that somewhere in the game. I wept and told them my real name. My eyes are bleared, my eyelids hot, I try to sleep but I cannot. This is no time for mirth and laughter — The cold, gray dawn of the morning after. " What do you think of co-eds as a rule? " " Poor ones to follow. " certainly the " Shoot! " He CO lie first n WIRE PULLERS ' CLUB. The members of this club realizing the great advantage of united effort over individual attempts in the successful practice of this most gentle and subtle of all the arts, have perfected this union to further their interests. OFFICERS. Wearer of the Crown William B. Kavan Would Be Assistant C. L. Rein Procurer of Victims Marcus L. Poteet Keeper of Records Ross Hascall Sergeant-at-Arms " Jake " Schwab Active in the cause. ( " Awnwan " — look on page 470.) 434 (CornljUBUri, 1014 (Use this page to show clad where it all went.) CornfjuBibcr, 1014 435 LAMi ' Us ci:lkhritii;s. 436 CornljusUrt , 1014 OLD BALLAD. Sec those three geese on the pond — See how they teeter- Out there upon the I really don ' t think they oughter On the Sabbath D.iv ' CO-ED PRAYER. The co-eds say. As at vespers they pray. " Help us good maidens ■■Aye tank das land- lady bane sore und moff me out, maybe. " — O — Those rings at the Phi Delt house —answered by a sweet(?) voiced Dean Stout (in hydraulic class)— Fresh. " Bauman. what is a dry dock? " Feminine Voice (much like a Pi Bill Bauman— ■■! should say a Phi)— " Hello ; is this t he Phi Psi thirsty physician. " house? " (Ouch! Sounds like Bill ' s heavy Sweet Voiced Phi Delt— " No; work, don ' t it?) call B-6271. " (B-6271— County Morgue.) 4 5 5— some page!) Bird ' s-Eye View of Alexander. ( " Say, Prof., who was ' Karnak ' ? " ) Cornfjuskcr, 1914 437 THE ENGINEERS ' MENU. Sigma Tau Banquet, Lincoln Hotel, April 18th, 1914. Charcoal Consomme Aux Packing with H2 O Rhomboids Imperial Bass Fish a la Crucible Plumb Bobs Patent Peas Insulated Rolls Electrocuted Turkey with Storage Battery Attachment Tomatoes Aux 220- Volt Juice Ball Bearings in Cycs Cucumber Sections Chilled Castings Slide Rule au Gratin Welded Fruit Refrigerated Cream Copper Rivets Arc Light Cake Boiler Compound INTERVIEW CONCERNING A " CON- DITION. " Good-looking Co-ed — " Now professor, why did you condition me? I ' m Miss X, you know, in your English History class. " Professor — " Oh, are you Miss X? Deah, me! And did I condition you? How unfor- tunate! " Co-ed — " Yes. professor. And you know I am very much interested in that course. I enjoy it so much, and I do work so hard in it! Lately, too, I ' ve been having trouble with my eyes, and I ' ve had tonsilitis lately, and some of my relatives have been ill. But, professor, we do have such pleasant, chatty recitation periods in that course, touching on all sorts of topics, and I so like the course. Now, why did you give me a condition? " Professor — " Deah, me! deah, me! Weren ' t you absent a beastly lot, or something like that? Didn ' t you miss writing some papers — I haven ' t read them — or something? " Co-ed — " Maybe I have missed a lot of classes lately, and perhaps there were some papers I didn ' t write. But, now, why should you give me so low a grade? Don ' t you think 1 ought to pass? " Professor — " Deah, me! deah, me! I cer- tainly think you ought to pass. Yes, yes, Miss-er-Miss X; I ' ll certainly look into the mattah, and see if something can ' t be done about your grade. Oh, deah, yes! " Co-ed — " Thank you. professor, so much! I surely do need that credit, and I do hope you give it to me. I so enjoyed that course! " (Goes.) Professor (sotto voce) — " She certainly ought to pass! Girl with such remarkable eyes and such a delightful talkah. Strange I nevah noticed her particularly before — if she ' s in that class. Oh, my goodness, yes, that girl ought to pass. Deah, me! deah, me! " AYLSWORTH DISCOVERS PRACTICE OF CORRUPT POLITICS ON CAMPUS. Place — Class room on American Govern- ment. Time — Early in the second semester be- fore the election of Junior Class president. How can we expect to purify American politics when such corrupt bargaining and giving of bribes is rampant even in our high institution of learning? By painstaking in- vestigation I have unearthed one of the most subtle and heinous political crimes ever palmed off on the unsuspecting public. I refer to nothing less than the election of Stewart to the Junior Class presidency. This might well go down in history as the crime of 1913. Let me give you the details of this foul plot whereby the students were handed a mess of pottage for their birth- right. Stewart and Bauman were running neck and neck for the office, which is the greatest honor your class can confer upon you, when suddenly Bauman, after a confer- ence with one of Stewart ' s adherents, an- nounced that he was forced to quit the race because of excessive work. Thus Stewart had no opposition. Now comes in the part which makes honest men gasp in horror, for Stewart appointed Bauman to the lucra- tive position of chairman of the Junior Prom, which takes much more work than the presidency itself. Do you see the in- consistency of Mr. Bauman displayed in his acceptance? Nor did this end the wretched business, for in the second semester Bauman again announced himself a candidate for president and Stewart comes out to his sup- port. Could anything be more underhanded and dastardly? But I Hatter myself that I have reached the bottom of this affair re- gardless of how well concealed they imag- ined it to be. Gentlemen, I repeat, how can we purge American politics of its evils as long as such vice is fostered in our Uni- versity? 438 Cornfiufllirr, 1014 DRILL, YOU DEVILS, DRILL! Get out your cap and uniform, And amble down to drill; Hook up your belt and small side arm. And trot around the hill. The captains and the lieutenants Are waitin ' on the green; The corporals and the sergeants Are a-lookin ' hard and mean. While you drill, drill, drill! It ' s a hard and bitter pill. But it ' ll make you a man. If anything can — Drill, you devils, drill! They ' ve passed a bill in congress, Sayin ' drill is what you need; For we ' ve peace to keep among us If we have to fight and bleed. On behalf of arbitration, We must keep our place in war, As a strong and mighty nation — That ' s what the drillin ' s for. So it ' s drill, drill, drill! Learn to shoot and shoot to kill; It ' ll make you a man, If anything can — Drill, you devils, drill! Professor Aylesworth — " Mr. Towle, what functions are exercised by the three depart- ments of our national government? " Max Towle (indignantly) — " Sir, I ' m on the football team! " A B C D E F G H J K L M N O P Q R S T U V w XYZ The Cornhusker ' s Alphabet of Dignitaries. In Engberg, the Inii Who rebukes us when our affairs ai for Fogg, and Frye, and Fling; With deference special of these we for Grummann, head of Fine An We De of idorse this professor with partic Barbour and Bessey and Buck, ieveral others whose names hav Condra. a good advertiser; ing press mention few people ■ zest, stuck. Da Ala the appn of thii is for Hrbek. It isn ' t by halve g B Jt c Dmpletely that she is ador ed by her Slavs. is for Ina. efficie nt and trim. W ho rules with quable sway ir the gym. is for Guernsey. Why. deah n- e. deah me. A dep artment he ad this man se ems to be ! is for Kiesselbac h. initials T. A. A ron omy he tea ches. no doubt at large pay. is Loveland. never known i n sooth, c mce rning the v weather to spea k the truth. is for Maxey. th at character st )Ck. W horr the stude Its usually refe r to as " Doc. " is for Needham. christened Dai sy Jeanette; O n E uropean hi tory her affec is for Oscar Alphabet Stout. D oes his last na Tie quite lit hin n? Or do you feel ubt? for Powers, who is wont to expound. In Shakespearean language problems profo ■ for Queer. There are many of these— On our faculty they are abundant as peas. for Rutledge. The registering branch executive work he deserts for a ranch. for Suffragist Schrag. or for Stiehm. Or Skinner, under whom life is no dream. k financier. for Us :n our opini for Virtue, eing told he Wallace, w Engaged in " r all stude who nposed this ve nd him no r ' c sent abroad, • while the w to to 1st be clear. for his post, irld stands awi close. OUR OLD U. HALL. Oh, the battered steps, the broken rail, To tempt a fall; The crumbling bricks, the sagging sides, Of old U. Hall. When it comes to say farewell, To thy watch-tower and thy bell. Let us give one good old yell For old U. Hall. You have seen a thousand sides To old college life; You have weathered all the storms. Woes and strife; You have watched the many boys Stamp your halls with laugh and noise; Shout their griefs as well as joys — Old U. Hall. You could tell a thousand tales — Secrets sweet; In your corners, dark and grim. Lovers meet. But you treasure all their woes. Against the teachers — always foes — You are kind to maids and beau.x. Old U. Hall. CornJjugfecr, 1914 439 Qjtpleg on tfje Qninpiisi " •Mir n E ' say tlie styles are clian ' j;ini — and I rather fl J miess it ' s so. Why! hat the w omen are coming to, I really do not know. I simply cannot tind the words to emphasize the chanii e: from jianniers to hoops and socks and monocles they ran!i,e. They say that saucy skirts alone are all the ra e this sprinij, witli straps for waists. a hit of lace, or — well, most anything. A nohhy little lid of straw, perched sideways on the head — and ( et the only color, too, that awful tani o red. In waists, the only outlines that fashion ' s dictate leaves, is just to make a helt or two. con nected with the sleeves; and if you want to save your dou rh and make one dress for two, just yet a Huffy waist and skirt of some becoming hue: For daytime — wear the w aist pulled hiyh around the neck so ti!L;;ht, hut dropped down for riirht. And make all around, that real swell yow ii. sort of fussy shaw its n;ood on all. It blouses in the of tied u]) in a the evening, with a our skirts real flufFv iV " __ bow or two just with the fullness effect will make a a funny thinjf. a fi ' j ure and they say sleeves a lot and stylish silhouette wear, yet a little Jover-lapiJiny naive The spring wrap isj its lines conceal the ,r puckers around the back, to yive that sack. I- ) r street suit, and they are yood with bows to wear upon the skirt in front or anyw here it yoes. ' ou create a chanye of costume b turning it to rear, though they say it makes an awful strain on all your walking year. For headwear. yet a small. .-- Nv- ish hat and ti) it sitleways, too; if vou can push it ' v 7 ' ' o ' er your ear. h we suyyest, wear two. Now if oii foMow all _ . these sty les. to the dress-iuakers ' de Alraw( liyht. we know- that ()u ' ll create a V jt hit. anil vou ' ll come out f] i ' 5 ; I ritilu. VCRr HOOCST 440 CoriiijiisUrt, 1014 SOME BEAUTIFUL SCENES TAKEN NEAR THE CAMPUS. Corni)us;ber, 1914 441 CHANCELLORS OFFICE SCENE Samuel Rien and C. L. Aver " at His Desk iiiriiiitiiiiillilHllllllllllililllliiliiriiiiiinilitllllllllllllllliiiiiiiiiiiiMiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii FUSSERS " FIZZLE. A Spharo Stung Production. " Guaranteed as Advertised. " Orcustra enters at 8:39. Audience cusses till 9:29. (a) Curtain rises — alas. Enter Fussers ' chorus ( " soft " music): Garlow. Wherry, Spier, Philipps, Hoppe, Houlette, Folsom, Flory, Sherwood. Long, Saunders, Tym and Cutright. (Wearing white sox and carrying telephones.) They pussyfoot to the footlights where Penney dons his smile amid profound admiration. Song " The Last Jane Fades Before the Next " Bill Folsom and Chorus. (Spattering applause.) Monologue (low music) by Saunders " Why I Left the Women for the Law " (b) Bill Kavan in an interpretative dance and song, " The Big Bug. " " I ' m the big bug, I ' m the big bug, I ' m the big, big bug of the school; Politician, vote magician, C. L. Rein ' s crooked tool. " (c) Fred Keith and Don Enfield in an amusing dialogue, " From Alpha Thet to Alpha Delt — Why Not? " Encore, " Alpha Thet Forever. " (d) Delta Gamma family chestnut tree displayed in front center. Ancient hymn (unison), " Dear Delta Gamma. " ( No applause.) (e) Spring song and bear dance by Maude Marie Galley. Song— " Now that spring is came agin, I ' ve finally won a Phi Delt pin. Lovely, lovely spring. " Second spasm (renewed despondency). (f) Cutright makes short speech, announcing terpsichorial ambitions Atwood-wards. Insufficient response from the audience. Quick curtain. (g) Mary li. Graham in " How to Kid the Boys Along. " Introducing that clever little couplet — " By golly — gosh, darn, damn; I ' m running this school; you bet I am! " (Donner und blilzcn — oil stage.) (Curtain.) 442 «CoiIll)llflljfl ' , 1014 How I used to hate it when some smug oyster who had saved his cuts till spring took my girl out walking white I went to classes. — George Fitch. SWEET SIXTEEN. A SECOND-HAND REVIEW OF MIN- UTE BOOKS— PI PHI HOUSE. Meeting called to order in customary manner by Sister Lowry. Sister Peaceful Finney leads for a few minutes of silent prayer. Roll call dispensed with until middle of meeting in order that Sisters Knight and Kellogg, finishing dates, and Sisters Young and Knave, just starting dates, might finish. Motion made to re-open Phi Psi list and to entertain them at regular Saturday even- ing dancing club. Motion carried. Motion made by Sister Cams to resume hostilities with Thetas. Motto is adopted, " War to the knife. " Motion made and carried to restrict for- mal list to A. T. O. ' s. Rus Phelps is abso- lutely barred, as well as Wayne Harvey. Motion made and carried to reward Stub Driscoll and Reed O ' Hanlon for the effi- cient policy work they have accomplished this year in our behalf. Motion made and carried that Sister Lowry start something which she can man- age as effectively as she did the last thing. Also that she hunt up statistics to prove that one girl can run the University more economically than ten average men. BOOK LOVERS ' LIBRARY. " The Grafters " Delta Upsilon " Old Curiosity Shop " Beta House " Hungry Heart " Dr. Maxey " Beloved Vagabond " " Vic " Halligan " House of Mirth " Delta Zeta " Romeo and Juliet " . , Harvey and Proudfit " A Knight for a Day " Wayne Harvey " Infatuation " Locke and Haarmann " Their Yesterdays " . . Bedwell and Murphy " To Have and to Hold " Gardiner and Atwood " Lion and the Mouse " Thompson and Wallace " Not Like Other Girls " Kappa Kappa Gamma " Slim Princess " Helen Sorenson " The Judgment House " . Enberg ' s Office " The Penalty " Kappa Alpha Theta " The Melting Pot " . Delinquency Committee " The Crisis " Semester Exams. THE JOYS OF AN EIGHT O ' CLOCK CornJjusber, 1914 44a iy He Lew T BUDDY, THE MESSENGER KID. " Good-morning, sir; that was sure a great game for this school yesterday, wasn ' t it? " I looked up to see who could be the fear- less personage addressing the mightiest, most awe-inspiring man in this University, as he passed through the hall to his office. It was a little, bright-eyed, freckle-faced boy who stood there, serene and smiling in his messenger ' s uniform, with his head poised (serene), securely confident in his power to make friends. Even the mighty perfonage condescended to bestow a smile on the boy and to reply, " Yes, indeed, my boy; we are proud of the old school. " " Golly, " answered the boy, " when I seed that end run, I just could hardly wait till I bad that football and was beating it myself. " Just then a door opened and someone called, " Here, kid, skip this over to Profes- sor Ming, " and off he went, whistling a brave tune to the balmy air. THE DRESSING OF THE HAIRo Oh. we love the little girlies. With their curls and tresses fair; But we do deplore prevailing styles. In the matter of the hair. So we thought it to the purpose And most exceeding wise. To let you see what some can do Themselves to advertise. Take Busher ' s curving little twist. And Manker ' s sly, sweet coil : And Atwood ' s bumps at rear to view. With bangs in front, afoil. And Helen wears a rampant bow. That dazzles with its height: While Fannie curls and curls in vain. They come out every night. H. Thomas numbers tresses eight. And uses Herpicide: While Mary Collin ' s fuzzy mop Can most her countenance ■ hide. So take it on the whole, we claim. That N. U. girls are there; Can pull it of? o ' er anyone. In the dressing of the hair. Dear Minerva: I am coming down to school next year and am very anxious to get in with the right bunch of men. I am pretty and just sixteen, and pa gives me all kinds of clothes. Let me know right away. Yours, SILLIE SALLIE. Dear Little Sallie: 1 am very c ' ad you wrote to me. bet:ju»e 1 can cer- tainly put you on the riifht track. By alt meant K«t in with the Delia: they are abiolutelv the aquareit bunch of boya 1 know and uch clau. I never! I ai l lu him the other lay. " The Delia arc the beat ever. " Me aaya lo me. " We know it. " Anil, Kirlie. cveryboily clae doc . loo. At the Phi Pai baakelball icame I elled till I waa dead at the way Dale throwa baakeu. baakelball icam yelled nil I waa dead at the way Dale throwa baak.. He ia ao tall and atrai hl I Look me up and I ' ll intr duce you. £ornljuskrr, 1014 K )t arben of l isiing ; ong Y. M. C. A. MEN KID THE JUDGE. PROLOGUE. Curtain rises, showing file filing slowly down P Street, headed by two camels — because they being Y. M. C. A. men they can go e ight days without a drink — the cam- els followed by an ass, i. e., a Lincoln cop. These all followed by morbid onlookers, and therefore participants in the dramatis personae. (Exit amid cries of " Allay, allay; oyez, oyez. We are within the law. " ) ACT I. Curtain rises, showing crowded gallery, etc., i. e., the Oliver Coop. An aeroplane glides and spirals in the offing. A hush falls. Stub Driscoll escorts his lady fair and Phi Psi brethren acclaim him with boisterous greetings. Now we introduce our heroes. Dick Rutherford, prominent football and Y. M. C. A. man, and " Charley, " having been thrown in the company of above-mentioned low-lifes are brought into notoriety and prominence. A cop descends as an angel from heaven, bumping the bumps on each gallery step. Bump, and up goes the guilty wretch ' s heart in his throat who dares to raise his voice in maudlin glee. But hold! Justice is blind. Even as the guilty ones cowered and shivered, the hand of the law descended on two of our most prominent, enterprising, influential Y. M. C. A. men, who for ages had upheld the clean, pure, unbesmirched name of Lincoln — the village green. Curtain amid tune of " Meet Me On the Backyard Fence, Oh, Brave Policeman, Dear. " ACT II. Scene — A bare and dismal court room. The curtain bangs and Chief Malone awak- ens. Enter our bold, bad copper, with " Dick " and " Charley " in tow. " Ah, ha-a-a, " he cried, " a couple of gun- men? " " Yethir, Dick the Doer, and Charley the Chatter, " threw the bull. " What were they doin ' ? Nothin ' ! Yeh- uhhuh! Thirty days. Wait a minute! Book ' em there. Pete. " Name? You, there, with the hair on! " " Mike, the Washer. " " Born? " " Yes. " " Where? " " Beatrice, the city on the Blue. " " When? First birthday, " etc. (Then to Charley)— " Hey, you with the shoe-lace necktie! Your name? " " De Bull. " " Charley, the Horse. " " Born? " " Kansas. " ACT III. Malone takes a hand again. Business of getting a rough look on his neck. " Now, you low-browed, receding-chinned criminals, money-down citizens of Lincoln object. Minimum penalty thirty days. By the way. what are you devils taking up there at the University? " Charlesworth (with Daniel Webster stuff) — " Law. " (Pop-eye business by Malone.) " And you? " Rutherford (inflating his biceps and burst- ing buttons off his vest) — " Who? Me? Physical culture. " " O-o-o-oh! Is that so? I see! Yes, yes! What time is it getting to be? Eight thirty- five. Yes, yes! Murphy, a taxi for the gen- tlemen. Good night, my hearties. Call again soon. " Curtain. JUMBO STIEHM— " Prospects? Rotten! The worst bunch of cripples I ever saw. Purdy out with a broken leg; Rutherford all bunged up; Halligan scarcely able to walk; Towle gone stale; Cameron laid up with two or three broken arms — why, if we were to play Doane tomorrow we ' d get beat a hundred to ' getsome, ' and cripple all our subs besides. Minnesota will wipe the field with us; Iowa will think she ' s running a Marathon, and we ' ll stand about as much show with Wesleyan as a celluloid dog would of catching an asbestos cat in hades. Prospects? Don ' t talk prospects to me! What I want is r-e-s-u-1-t-s. " Corntusfbcr, 1914 445 aiH E [1 p itlp pen i££ at tije bottom of tf)c page. ?KUl)icf). btmq, finislirli, line tl)t stori ' rnbS; ' Cifi to br U)isl)fb tliat it i)ati bcrn soonrr bone, JSut stones someboU) lentfjcn lutjen begun. l pion. T Cornljudhtr, ldl4 1 i A j j j j j j j j j j j jL j j JL j j jL jUiJMJML jI X k X X X X jUM ' ri a % _..--- ' Pays to Advertise. A lien can lay a neat ivhite egg And loudly she II proclaim it, And ivhen you sell a good fresh egg The price is what you name it. A goose can lay as nice an egg. If she ivould only try it. But she don ' t let the whole world knoiv And who the hell will l u it? By this, ive think, you plainly see. If you are really luise, That if you ivant the best results It pays to advertise. I,. K. RUUU, 14 Corni)U£(ber, 1914 447 iiijiiiiiiiiijiiijiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiniiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiimiijiiimiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiraiiiimniiii Snbex to !llbbei tigementsJ AmltTSdH, C. L.. Tailoring Co. . riii tr )i)K Clothing Co I ' .altiniore I ' .illiard Parlors.... I ' .catricf Creamery IJcacon Press LU ' iiway ' s Itook Shop Doyd Printing Co Bureau of Engraving Business, Nebraska School of.. Uycr. V. J liyrnes Shoe Co Cafeteria. I ' niversity Capitol Tailors Castle- l oper Mathews Chapin Bros Chicago Bridge Iron Works. City National Bank College Tailors Co-op Cornhuskcr, 1914 Davidson Millinery Dental College, Lincoln Deputy- Hsterbrook Doyle, Mrs. K. K I ' .vans Cleaners I ' .vans Laundry l ' ' ar iuar l ' " irst .National Bank l- ' leniing. Jeweler I ' Modeen Bretlionwer Fidsoni Bakery I ' " rec I ' ress I ' " rcy I- ' rey l ' " unk Clothing Co Hlcctric Co ( " jeorgc Bros (lillen, I ' Vank (■raves Printery C.reen Cables Criswold Seed Co Hall ' s llar.lware Hanson ' s Barber Shop Harris- Sartor 1 lerpolslieiiner 4M -UA 476 4S() 470 456 496 500 454 485 468 493 462 472 495 497 476 489 488 499 488 465 480 498 458 4.W 460 462 498 485 471 486 492 481 484 471 477 462 492 4r (. 471 472 4 »1 Page Higby 484 Keller Photo Supplies 491 Kostka Drug Co 495 Krisgc S. S. Co 488 I.ahr Hardware Co 484 Lancaster Milk Co 484 Lau Brand Goods 4 i6 Lenickc Buechncr 488 Lincoln Book Store 487 Lincoln Business College 466 Lincoln Cleaning Dye Works.... 496 Lincoln Hotel 467 Lindell Hotel 459 Lincoln Pure Butter Co 460 Lincoln Photo Supply Co 456 Lord . uto Co 478 Magee ' s 468 Marrincr, Ted 496 Mayer Bros 473 Meier Drug Co 4 i2 Miller Paine 479 Nebraska Billiard Parlors 462 Nebraska Material Co 457 ( )liver Theater 471 Porter Harry bet. 478 and 479 People ' s Crocery 458 I ' ettibone Bros 482 Pioneer ln urance Co 491 Kasniusen, l-rcd 4()1 Kudge C.uenzel 482 Sardcson-Hovland 502 Saratoga 463 Scotch W.xden Mills 495 Smith. L. C, Bros 469 Spa 498 St. C.eorge Studio 498 Standard Market 485 Suter, K. B 468 Townscnd 474, 475 rnilerfee l Stoker Co. of .-Xnierica. . . 492 I ' nion Coal Co 472 I ' niversity 449 I ' niversily School of Music 450, 451, 452, ' an Tine Printing Co Whitebreast Coal Co |iA :! " niiuiillllllllllllllllllllllUlllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllUlinuilllllinillllllll iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiimiiiiiiiiiniii n niint ' ' i ' Conil)ti8Uci ' . 1014 !Sssa5?s?aas5ssjMJ5issHJ5SHS?fissasasHsssssMjasag! §3 % t5i)e 0nibers itp The University of Nebraska includes the following colleges and schools: THE GRADUATE COLLEGE. A four-year course leading to Master of Arts and Doctor of Philosophy. Work may be pursued without reference to a degree. THE COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES. A four-year course leading to the degrees of Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science. THE TEACHERS COLLEGE. A two-year course leading to the University Teachers ' Diploma. Students register in this college in the Junior year, at the same time retaining identity in another college of the University which grants the degree of Bachelor of Arts or of Science simul- taneous with the granting of the Uni- versity Teachers ' Certificate by the Teach- ers College. Thus, throughout his Junior and Senior years the student is registered in two colleges. THE COLLEGE OF AGRICUL- TURE includes general agricultural, for- stry, and general home economics groups. A four-year course leading to the degree of Bachelor of Science. THE COLLEGE OF ENGINEER- ING. A four-year course leading to the degree of Bachelor of Science in Engin- eering — Agricultural, Architectural, Civil, Electrical, Mechanical. Also a six-year Academic-Engineering course. THE COLLEGE OF LAW. A three- year course leading to the degree of Bachelor of Laws. One year of academic work in addition to full entrance is re- quired for admission to this college. Also a combined Academic-Law course leading to the degree of Bachelor of Arts in four years, and to the degree of Bachelor of Laws in six years. THE COLLEGE OF MEDICINE. A four-year course leading to the degree of Doctor of Medicine. A six-year course leading to the Bachelor ' s Degree and the degree of Doctor of Medicine. THE SCHOOL OF COMMERCE. A four-year course leading to the degree of Bachelor of Arts, designed to provide vo- cational training for students preparing for business or allied lines of work. THE SCHOOL OF FINE ARTS. A four-year cultural course including the Fine Arts leading to the Bachelor ' s de- gree. THE SCHOOL OF PHARMACY. Tv ?o-year and three-year courses. Also a four-year course leading to the degree of Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy. THE SUMMER SESSION. An eight weeks course primarily for teachers. The Nebraska Experiment Station, the Agricultural School at Curtis, and the Ex- perimental Sub-Stations at North Platte, Valentine, Culbertson and Scottsbluff are also in charge of the Board of Regents. The University opens on the third Wednesday in September of each year. One may enter also at the beginning of the second semester (about February 1) or the summer session (usually the first full week in June). On any point of information address Station " A " t3i)e J egisftrar LINCOLN % % I I Mil m i I Cornijusber, 1914 I of pjusiic : ■i0 KSTABLISHKD TWKNTY YEARS i0 894 — r - 1914 T[|t luB been thr aim nf tliie scluml since C " its nnvutiHatimi tn maiutaiu nnlu the hiahcst stau ar 5 nf nuisiral art llHiat it has arcmnplishcb in the anumnnluealth is fulhj appnTiatc nuhj hu thnsc Inhn halic titatcl|Cit au fllstlTC its prnqrcss frnui the hcqiuuim (Crcatc au namcb hu the l c mntts of tl|c lluiluTsitij a affiHatc luith it fur sdicutccu years i ' nlu a separate au iitbepenbeut iustitutinu iH 3lt has L rnlim tn be tlic fiirnunst srluuil nf its l ill iu tlir hirst 4 5 sncli it is ltitl tn thr l•l1r ial sujjjjnrt nf all Ktli a familtu nf tliirtu-filic lilun-allu l lu•atc men au lunnuni i stu lnlt lul u attl•acte finm eiqlitccu states nf tlie lluinn o Its ahinuii linlhiiu iiujjnrtaiit jjnsitinns (Cnnijjlete enurses in elienj hranrlj nf nnisie lea in tn tlie e l•ee nf llarlielnr nf jWnsir u u - -t MIIIMIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIM II II t I I IIHHMIHMjH ' { iiiiiiifliiu I n illlll«Mlll]m 450 Cornf)tu(ber.1dl4 ToT a E ' ej T ' MAIN BUILDING ORCHESTRA HALL— cTVlAIN CORRIDOR VOCAL AND PIANO STUDIOS Cornftusiber, 1914 Ruth Bagnell n. . lr« l.iini Si ' Jiiilvr Siiillli Itiiltal — Mil) Clii Grace E. Bushey Or.Mii-J. Kruiik J-u)«lnsiT lli-.ltal— Kib. 20111 Caldwell V..l.i--ll..»nrd Ivirkpiitrli-k Florence Daniels AUreda Engdahl»— Cliaj. F. II. r«an-J Krank .Mills Kuy liieir Itrrilal— . prll OIll llo ' llal—Jaii. :;ili ConiSerbatorp of itlusic Mildred O. Hanks Verona M. Ives v,.|..- ni.,- 1-. II. I ' .1, Frank .MlIK Kiiy-hiB.r — Mar :;iitli I ' rit. Sciilttr Clatt« Katherine Kimball Wilma R. Lichty t p ri.iiii» Sliliirr MS cstic Miller A •!• Plunn-Hliliiri HlllMT ilrrlml— Mar. :! cl Poland K K r Haiel Ritchey V..|. ' llouartl llr. ' lliil Mm l:-lll Alice Romana K K r Mrlr,, I iir. Hal .Mirll aih 452 Coriiljiiskrr, 1014 Cons erbatorj of Jlugic 12 Thankful Spaulding rinnn— Mks. L ira Scluiler Stiiith Claudie Townsend Hertha Wiese V.Mce— Il.iMji.l I '— Sidney Beryl W. Warton V.iiic— I ' liiis. K. II. Mills Itecllal— Anril lOlh Alta Young MilliKO Miisii-al 1-i.iii.i- .1- Frank Fuysljigtr Cornt)uSfecr, 1914 453 p. Nebraska School of Business [The Quality School] Corner 1 4th and O Streets, Lincoln, Nebraska A high grade business training school preparing for the best busi- ness positions, for the government civil service and for commercial teaching in high schools and private schools. [ " The business training school with the university atmosphere. ' ] iKr l orlh»n I Dri.jiilni. The rapidly increasing allcndance and growing popularity o( this school is due to its high grade initruclion; its thoroughness of supervision: its superior facilities ana equipment; the enthusiastic support of its student body and alumni, and the good will and cnuorsemeni of leading business men of Lincoln and the Stale of Nebraska. This school is supplying trained commercial teachers for a large number of the high schools, academies, colleges and piivate busmess schools thronghout the western states. Its reputation in this line is bringing it calls for teach- ers from every section of the country. University students would do well to investigate what this branch of teaching has to offer them. 1 he field is not overcrowded, and the salaries offered are exceedingly attractive. BEAUTIFUL CATALOGUE FREE. Correspondence invited. Address the school as above. ' ' „ ' j ll.l. L I 454 Corn!)iiBUfr. 1014 THE COOP FIEND. The coop fiend is the fellow who bolts his supper, grabs his hat and at six-thirty is clinging to the handle of the door beneath the dingy electric sign, " Gallery. " His ar- tistic temperament is not even ruffled when 200 or more other fiends crush him against the rickety door, breaking his watch crystal and fountain pen, to say nothing of damag- ing a perfectly good shine beyond all pos- sible recognition. When the door opens he does a Marathon up the corkscrew stairs and implants himself, breathless but tri- umphant, next to the foot-scarred rail. Others follow close upon his heels, ensconce themselves upon the luxurious upholstery (?), then sigh contentedly as after a job well done. The fiend now pays homage to his friends, one by one, as they enter the pit. Why shouldn ' t he greet his frat brother who is sitting in the front row? Why shouldn ' t he say " Hell-o " to his girl, even if she is there with " the other fellow " ? Ten to one she doesn ' t care; she probably is secretly glad to receive this indication of his admiration and respect. She is not even fazed when some veteran friend clearly throws a paper dart against her shapely shoulder. Fickle man! For after the first curtain he transfers his affections to the girls be- hind the footlights. What matter if the parquet highbrows look up and frown haughtily, when he calls to the bewitching blonde in the first row? Is it not one ' s sacred privilege to recognize his friends? Gaby did not mind; why should others? Why should anyone object if the coop fiends wish to harmonize their exquisite voices in a little ditty concerning the ani- mals at the " Hamburg Show, " or to indi- cate their indifference as to what the future will produce? Truly the coop fiend is mon- arch of all he surveys, so why should he be restricted in the execution of his sovereign and inalienable rights? " Frinch? Indade, an ' shure I be. " — Ed Hugg. " And ' tis remarkable that they talk the most who have the least to say. " — Dr. Maxey. RUSS " -AFTER BUSINESS HOURS HEAVY STUFF. Scene — Giantanic, upper deck. Time — Second day out. Form of man bending over rail. Our hero approaches and slaps him on the shoulder. Dialogue ensues: Our Hero — " Hello, Villian; going across? " Villian — " Sure! Are you? " Lehmer (in music store) — " Give me couple of pussy-bowl strings, please. " The judge files in — Business of raising right hand. Judge — " Guilty or not guilty? " Pat — " How the divil can I tell, till I hear the evidence. " Professor Virtue — " Mr. Laune, what is meant by territorial division of labor? " Mr. Laune — " It is the concentration of a certain industry in a particular region. " Professor Virtue — " Cite examples. " Mr. Laune — " In Massachusetts it is boots and shoes; in Kentucky it is shoots and booze. " Corntusfber, 1914 455 x 0 i ERSiT r- 50r - V, ,v T ii- iiac hook aud sfdtioiirry store lull of suo;u;esti()ns for ! r ad luitiu gifts. Have your Siploma framed at Of) ©DOfe @HjOp 1212 O Street V. A. Getly. I ' res. O. i:. W-nnuiii. Mgr. lllnnoiinctinent 1 want my customers to know that 1 liave consolidated my business with that of the (Dfficc (Cquipinent Sc upplp €o. We have purchased new etiuip- ment and have ' greatly increased our facilities to please our cus- tomers with first-class printing. We have the most complete stock of office eijuipment and supplies in the city or state. (Oftirr tiiuipmnit v upplii (Tn. I(iirneri ir i- V ' anTine Printin ' j; Co. You ' I)a ' s of Fun . I ' t ' CfV YCilf citll (I C an KODAK Have We have them from $().()() to $60.01) Better Kodak V y y s:. ::p;;j l : ,-l;;-j::r; zZ.;:ilit:: 111 our emplo woiknu ' ii of loii expencme and ood jiidymeilt a miarantec that ymi will nvcivf m your finished work all that is possible for anyone to yive you. Mail or brinu yoiir films to us. 1217 () Street Lincoln Photo Supply Co. llllilll Koililk (. ' .o. I .im oiii. N li. Coinijtiskrr. 1014 m " Tlh hTlhTlhTJh 00 tl| @tu ntB anin J W Nebraska UEatprtal (Eomjiatiii, rraltEing tljr Jmn prn lianring l all. arc XBt romplrttng nnr nf fc r tlir mast brauttful an rlrgant iialls in thr lupst. (Site neui l|all. lubirb is larger an more ronuenient in if euerii uiay tl|au any nther I all tu tbe rtty. luill greatln al- leutate the lark uf prnper farilities. keenly felt at present, tu arrnmmn ate UniberBtty |jarttea an fnnrttnna nf all kinDs. Sbeianre ball is 4Bx91 feet — larger tlian any ball in tlie rity; bas nn pillars nr posts in it. anb is bentilateb by tbe mnst mnfiern system. 3n runnertinn utitb tlie ball is a large liining rnom anft seberal rlnak anb rereptinn rnauis. A mniiern kitrhen lias been installed tn take rare nf Din- ner parties. (Ulie management is prepared tn take rare nf tlte mnst exarting snrial fnnrtinns. Sbe l all is InrateJJ t " st f st i f tbi ' (Unmmerrial (Ulnb nn arrnnnt nf its rinse prnximity tn tlte llniuersity. abe Dining rnnm, rereptinn rnnms, rlnak rnnmsanb kitrben all gn xnitli tlie liall; anD the rltarges. it is assnreD. mill be less than fnr any similar ball in the rity. ilbe Nebraska iiaterial (Cnmpany luisbes to extend an npen inbitatinn tn all Uniueraity nrgani atinns anD inbi- bibnals tn take abuantage nf the mnbern. np-tn- tbe- minute arrnmmnbatinns they are in a pnsitinn tn ntfer. CornJjuSbcr, 1914 333 North IZtli St. The ' ' Evans ' ' ' Cleaners Pressers Dyers Telephone B2-3-1-1 m e maUr a specialty of filling; out of tolun orbers for 3 eceptions( anb |3arties( We cany llic most complete line of Hunt- ley cat Palmer ' s Salad and Receptive Wafers ---always somethins new. Twenty-four different kinds of Cheese. EverythinR in Fresh Vegetables. OKDKKS SKNT BY PAKCKI. POST TO YOUK HOMK Dcoplc ' s (Proccrp Try Us With m Mail Order 327 North 12th St. Ha c the ' " Evans " Do Your W ishino- Telephone B3-3-5-5 COAL WHITEBREA5T CO. Komo - - - $7.25 The most popular coal solj in l.iiKolii Eureka - - - $8.00 Cli-an, free buriiint; SLMni-amhrncili- Whitebreast Lump - $5.50 Whitebreast Nut - $5.00 Till ' ln ' si chfiip priti- ciml in Lincoln Other Grades at Reasonable Prices Our CustonuTS Are Satisfied. TKY US. WHITEBREAST CO. N.i 1 Mil, Si, COKE (Cornt)ufikrt-, 1014 |lllllllllllllililillllllllllllllllllllilllllllllllillllllllM I Cije Umbell Hotel R. W. JOHNSON. Owner and Manager ■ • J J« J J i $33,000.00 Spent in Improvements During Year 1913 ,.Il! ' ;I . r r i J IHSIIIII!!!!! Our New Ball and Banquet Rooms Unequaled in the Central West! erbice, Courtesip, Appreciation |nilllllllllillllllllllllil!lli!lililiiiliiiiiiilliilllllllllllllllllH Cornijusiber, 1914 459 Lincoln " Gilt Edge " Butter Is fast taking first place by Lincoln consumers. It is always good and dependable. You are not eating the best if you are not eating LINCOLN " GILT EDGE " BUTTER. Lincoln Pure Butter Compan) LINCOLN. NEBRASKA Correct c Vlens Wear T HERE is a real satisfaction in knowing that the clothes you wear are right; that no difference where you go you are well and correctly dressed. The usually rapid growth of this mens store is the result of always seeing that every " customer is correctly dressed. I| Always the newest in Furnishings and Hats. ,i ,i il ti FARQUHAR CLOTHING CO. THE HOME OF GOOD CLOTHES L325 O St.. Lincoln. Neb. ConiijttShrt-, 1014 WOMEN ' S READY TO WEAR APPAREL 129 SOUTH la H sx LINCOLN. NEB RA SKA Cornfjusbcr, 1914 cTVleiers Drug Store THE DOWN-TOWN STUDENT HEADQUARTERS Prescriptions Our Specialt) Fine Candies and Choice Cigars Select Toilet Articles Fresh California Violets always on hand Modern Sanitary Soda Fountain Place Cards Stationerjr Programs cTVIenus Embossed Engraved Printed Graves Printer} 241 NOKTH KLKVKNTH Jfirst ilational iBanU lincolii, ilrbrasUa S. H. BURNHAM. President P. R. EASTERDAY. Ca.hie A. J SAWZER. Vice-Pres. %V B. RVONS. A»st.C««hie H. S FREEMAN, Vice-Pres. ' e Capital Tailors SELL ALL WOOL SUITS KOR $20.00 Every Suit Made on the Premises and Absolutely Guaranteed to Fit Capital Cleaners and Dyers LADIES ' SUITS CLEANED AND PRESSED. Hit ' GENTLEMENS SUITS CLEANED AND PRESSED. Slim SUITS PRESSED. .T5c Come and See Us o ll Work Guaranteed Hi North ith Pli Meet cTlle c t Nebraska Billiard Room Where They- All Play- 1115 P STREET J. K. BKI.TZKH. fopiitlui Conil iiskci ' , lOH OCOOOOOCOCOCOCQOOGOC( BOi p O o n O n o Q Sd a lu f o o o Cornf)U£Jfecr,l9l4 aoterfwuu o _vo A ._A n JO HfcnilllliliiiiiiiiiiiiiiiMiiuiiimiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiMiiiiiiiiiiMiiiMiiimiimimiiininiiiniiiiiiiiniimimiiMiiiiiiiNniiniMiiimimii iiiiiiiiiiiimiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiijj 464 CornijuKhtr. 1914 n -p - - - - - - K ■ - JJturoln 0 " tal Qclbg cAssociated with the XN BUYING a dental education one should exercise the same busi- ness principles as in purchasing anything else, and get the most possible for each dollar expended for tuition. The tuition charge at this school totals One Hundred and Fifty Dollars ($150.00) for each year as against those who charge a less tuition and those with fees aggregating as high as $250.00 a session. It would be possible to conduct a dental college with a tuition of $25.00 a year, but that school could give only a very few hours a month in a very limited number of subjects and the school could not afford all time teachers. At Lincoln there are twenty teachers, of whom seven are all time men. These twenty teachers draw a salary for this session of more than nineteen Thousand Dollars. The equipment used by the teachers cost the college and the University over One Hundred and Sixty Thousand Dollars and occupies a floor space of over twenty-three thousand square feet and is divided into twenty-one rooms, occupying a part of four different buildings. Here are the subjects with the number of hours for the course of three years which we deliver to each student for the tuition he pays : Hours Operative Dentistry and Technic 764 Prosthetic Dentistry and Technic 832 Orthodontia (Lectures) 64 Pathology, Dental and General 96 Surgery, Oral and General, with anaesthetics 124 Oral Hygiene (Lectures) 32 Histology, General and Dental 144 Radography 60 Materia Medica, Pharmacology and Therapeutics 96 Chemistry 368 Dental Anatomy 256 General Anatomy 256 Physiology 256 Bacteriology 128 Infirmary practice covering all branches 1,132 Or a total of 4,608 hours for three sessions of 32 weeks each, teaching eight hours a day. If the dental profession desired less hours and subject matter covered by the course they would cease to recommend this school which is delivering the work above outlined. Next Session Opens September 21, 1914 oAddress the Dean, DR. CLYDE DAVIS isass. sss. Corni)U£(ber, 1914 HE UNDERSTOOD. " Sometimes a virtue can be exaieicerated until it becomes a vice. " said the adviser. " I see exactly what you ' re comin ' at. " replied Tarantula Tim. " Whereas four aces is a bless- in " and greatly to be admired, five of ' em kin create untold dissension. " Cut Flowers A t the iiei Hoict ' r store tit 1042 () St., you uill akcays find the very choicest of Ctinuittoits. Roses, Siceef Pet s, I ' io ets, etc., iif priiis that fairly makf yaiir teeth uattr. Give us a trial. That is all ue ask. Griszvold Seed Co. Flora Dcpiirtmcnt IIU2 () Street Jelly Powder ' ' A CollcMc Dcs.u ' r ' .11:1.1.)- row 1)1. k I Ate all the Laii liranits, .Jelly ' on tier iioiu staii ls I V;v hifih ill the p ' lpiiUir favor; It takes so little time. The eook thinks it ' s ftrime, : iiil the guests like its rieh, fruity Jiavor. Cl)f l.intoln lousiness College i:. C. Uigger, Pres V. A. Robbins, Sei y. V. N. Watson, Vm-I ' res. I ulK aivii-ilitfil hv the Naiumal . MKiali .n of Anii ' diii-ii fomnuTnal Jl Ci)mpli-ti- aiui prarlualrourM ' s in liookki ' i-piiiy.aivminlinj;, liankinsi, aiuliliMK, sliorthaiui, penmanNhip, t pe- wniMn; sli-noiypy aiui all allifii Milijorls. Jl " ScllDol in ses iiin the entire ear. ir I ' .nter any time. !(• ' ' Write for catalogue. A ' elf located in new Home. Nth ami P Streets, Lineoln, S ' ehraska CornliusUrr. 1914 z ' y HE Nebraska University Social % Headquarters are at The Lincoln Hotel on account of their superior accom- modations and service. Cj Largest, most beautiful and best ventilated Ball and Banquet Room in Nebraska. The Mezzanine floor with its Dance Hall, Banquet Rooms, Cloak Rooms and spacious Parlors, all on one floor, make The Lincoln an ideal place for social functions of all kinds, large and small. Have you tried the Lunch Room in the Lincoln Hotel? — If not, why not? BECAUSE It is considered one of the finest Lunch Rooms in the country. Service, Quality and Variety best in Lincoln. Prices reasonable as any. Our 75c Table d ' Hote Sunday Evenings " I leaves nothing to be desired ij ' " i J Quick ' s Orchestra Ever} Evening Cornfjusfecr, 1914 To those who know us, the import of the word ' Service ' as hnked with our name, IS obvious :: :: :: To those who do not, we offer this explanation :: :: It simply records our deter- mination to keep our store service up to such a high point of efficiency that it will distinguish Magee ' s from all other stores We deal in first quality apparel for gentlemen — carefully selected merchandise of warranted values — always the most advanced fash- ions — sold to you by intelligent, courteous and accommodating salesmen :: :: :: :: CLOTHES — t-T-HEY FIT Ours is the inevitably popular store for students A Distinctive Style Exposition PRESENTING THE SMARTEST MODELS OF THE SEASON + + Queen Quality The Famous Shoe for Women " BOSTONIANS " for Men Byrnes Shoe Company i;?()7 street ++ l-iiicoln. Nehraska R. B. Suter Dealer in Fancy Groceries and Meats We make a specialt ' of furnishin.i frater- nities on the south side 1018 So. Kith St. Telephone: IM. ' ilO (tr IMTilO CornhtisUfr, 1014 J PI l i Ever) College Man Needs a Typewriter T HE student w ho gets out his w ork in typewritten form has a better standing vith the professors and is also enabled to preserve car- bon copies of lectures and theses. You ' will appreciate these in after years. If you wish to buy or rent a typewriter, address A L. C. Smith Bros. Typewriter Co. 135 North Thirteenth St. Lincoln, Nebraska ji T Corntusfeer, 1914 BENWAY ' S i eto department c ha c put in a fine line of artistic, hi rh grade pianos, liicli we will sell at most reasonable prices. Give us a chance to furnish your home complete — includinjj a PIANO. The A. D. Benvvay Co, Complete lL)omt jFurniSl)crS 11120 Street O - . SPECIAL ADVERTISING SPACE. (To stimulate circulation.) The " Publication Board. " (Scene from " AwKwan " oflicc.) Cornl)usUrr, 1014 LINCOLN ' S FIRST CLASS THEATRE CRAWFORD . - ZKHRl NC, Lessees F. C. ZEHRUNC. Manager The Best of Cnniliinaiion Attractions Playing at all times Good Goods a I ardware I5I70ST. |6(ootr Gtings to Qatf ALONG WITH REFRESHMENTS PURCHASED FROM Cije Jfolsioin ? afeerj A Complete Line of Fancy Baked Goods, Ice Cream and Fruit Ices CATERING TO PARTIES, DANCES AND SOCIAL GATHERINGS Cfje Jfolfiiom 1325-31 N St. Cornfjufiber, 1914 Everything Just Right Hanson ' s Barber Shop " A Clean. Hot Towel With Every " Shave " 120 North Eleventh Street Lincoln, Nebraska ' We Good Coals People " GIVE SPECIAL ATTENTION TO THE FUEL NEEDS OF Sorority and Fraternity Houses It will pay each one well to place their fuel order with us early this fall. Instruct your " Buyer " to deal with us. we won ' t let him go wrong on the right fuel to buy for econ- omy and efficiency. BETTER BE SAFE—THAN SORRY UNION COAL CO. H. T. KOLSOM. Secretary Phone B3236 !2U O Street K. O. CASTLE C. H. HOPKK JACK MATTHKWS Castle, Roper Matthews Qnbertakersi AUTO AMBULANCE ALWAYS OPEN 1319-23 N Street Lincoln, Nebraska CoiuljusUcr, 1014 ii( 1 1( n irwiFira 1 M m mrwwwi w i g miwwwifii mwm m w m w li THE STORE AHEAD is the Abraham Lincoln of this community, as appHed to ready to wear apparel for men and women. And rightly so. Nebraskans, young and old; Freshmen, Sophomores, Seniors and Alumni have learned to regard the pledged word of this store with confidence. " . © nrtrtg HJranlJ (ElotliPfi King Quality is supreme here, manifesting; himself in the most beautifully styled garments ever shown. We feature Society Brand and Sam Peck clothes for " Varsity " men. .$20.00 to $35.00. Eight other world famous lines grace our stocks. We feature and specialize with metropolitan ideas in ' men ' s clothes, women ' s wear, boys ' apparel, furnishings, hats, shoes and custom tailoring. Competent service is at your command in courteous treatment, intelligent judg- ment and the liberal policy we foster to safeguard the interests of our patrons. MAYER BROS. COMPANY ELI SHIRE, Pres. LINCOLN, NEBR. H. A. LEWINSOHN, Treas 1 rrn TTT nnnnn 11 ii : : A A Ail i ft h fl n - m¥wirx:xxinnTm 473 a ft fx ft I ' h Cornf)U£(feer, 1914 iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiuiiiiiiiiiiim immiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiuiiiiiiuiiii h A?.y- ' iiii iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiJiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiriiiiiiJiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiuiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiMiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiimiiiiMiiiiiiriiii iiiiiiiiii ' Piysiiv, ih, [tn Si lit for tin- fiitiirf Townsend ) ' ' iMiiiiniiiiiiiiiiiiiiMiiiHnMiiiMniuiiiMiiMiiiiiniiiiiiiniiiiiMiiiiiiiHiiMiiiiniiiiiiHiiiiiiMnMiiiiiiuiiniiiiuiiiiiiiiiiiiiniiiiniiiiiiiiiiiniiiiuiHiuiiiiJ»iiMiiui 474 (CornljiiBkci, 1014 Just tis you art I ivoulilii t cliiiiii f a tliDig ' ' Townsend mm mm imiiiii iiiiiiiiiiiiiiii iinnimi imiimiimiii iiiiiiiiiiii nm i iiiiiiiiiiniiiiiiii miiiiiiiiimiimiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii Mimiiimiiiiiiiiiiiiii !%! IIIIIIIIIIIIIMIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIMIIIIIIIIIIIIIMIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIMIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIMIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIMIIIIIIIIMIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIItllllllMIII Cornfjufiifeer, 1914 475 (goob IBanli to hiUlk 0)1 iDlll hiUik ii:itli — i LR SERVICE is unexcelled and if you are not a customer we cordially invite you to become one Official Depository for the Coriihnsker Citp jSational J anfe Corner 11th and () Sts. Lincoln, Nebraska Everybody Plays Pool and Billiards at altimore illiard Hall Everything new , , including 132 N. 12th Street the management Lincoln, Nebraska ' " (Coinl)UBUcr, 1014 m I Aw Jfrank illen, the Candy Maker HAT is my business niakini candy. I ' ve been making it for thirty years, and making- it so good that eacli year I have had to make more than I made the year before. I really make candy, and I have a lot of good candy makers helping me. But they make it the way I tell them to make it. That ' s why I have to make so much of it — it is made right. I scour the world for the best possible materials to put into my candy. The best chocolate producers and the best sugar refiners know me as a steady customer just as long as they produce the best. My success has been built upon the " repeating customer, " the customer who comes again and again because he or she appreciates the best in the candy line. They not only come back for more, but they tell their friends. I know what my candy is, and I want you to know it. Vhen jou do, you will be a " repeating customer. " Today I am shipping my candies to practically e ery state and terri- tory — actually selling it in New York City and Chicago. Suppose you try some of my candy. Send me any amount of money, from thirty cents to three dollars and tell me to send you some of my product. I ' ll send you your money ' s worth both in quality and quantit — send it by parcel post prepaid. If you do, I know you ' ll send for more. I make it that way — like more. Fresh, dainty, neatly packed, and made of the very best obtamable material in a factory that is as ' neat as a pin. " Let ' s you and I get acquainted so you may get acquainted with Gillen ' s candies. Address me just like this: FRANK GILLEN Lincoln, Nebraska Cornfjugfeer, 1914 |iiiuiiiiMiiMHiiiiiMiiiiiiiiiiiii MiiriiiiiiiiiiiiiiiniiiiiiiriiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiuiiiiiiiriiiiMin»iiujiriniinr»iiiniiiiiiiiiriiiriiiiiiiiiiiriiiiiiiniiiiiiiiiiiiiiiriiiiiiiiJiiiiiiiiiiii miiiiiiiiniiiiiMniaMH«Mai PREMIERo ■Q 6-Cylinder— develops 70 h. p. at 1400 revolu- tions per minute 2, 5 and 7-passenger woiiPrfmiek The Weidely cTVIotor attracts experts Economy " the Key-note Stream Line Body " $2775 F. O. B. LINCOLN VJ HE new Weidely motor, in addition to being a valve-in-the-head type with M f overhead cam shaft, incorporates not a few other interesting details. (_, ■ I ° ' which point toward the simplification of the parts and the elimination of J unnecessary fittings. flAll valves are in the head without cages and are fc operated by a single cam shaft located directly above them. This cam shaft is driven from the crank shaft by a vertical shaft through worm-gear spirals at right angles, and the whole mechanism — shafting, gears, cam shaft and valves — is completely enclosed and copiously lubricated. The six cylinders are cast in en-block together with the entire crank case. lThe cylinder head is another unit, and carries all the valves and the cam shaft and intake pipe, while covering it is a cap that makes an oil-tight housing for the valve mechanism. •]! Even the water pipes have been elimi- nated, the radiator being bolted to the motor itself without rubber connections. flAt the Chicago and New York show this new Premier attracteii mure attention and favorable comment than any of the dozen cars there. iW i -i i Lord Auto Co., Distributors Commercial Club Building :: Lincoln, Nebraska iiiiiiiiiiiiii iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii iiuniiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiMiiiiiiiiiiiuiiniiimiiiuiiiuiiniiHiiiiiiuiiiHiiiniiiniuuiiiiinimniHiraiiiiiininmuiiiiiimiiiuMiiiiiiininiiiinim iinin ■»■« Cornf)U0hrr, 1014 □ m I 1 1 i Harry Porter — Tbe Stationer | who sells all supplies used by | I university students. | 3 icf)ter ©r atoing Snsitruments I First quality; imported direct. | I Students in botany, zoology, anatomy and I every department can buy here and be sure f I of quality and price being right. j I Waterman Ideal Fountain Pens. | I Largest assortment of nibs in the city. | I A trial is all I ask! | I He sells the Foot Rail tickets j I 1 1 23 O Street, Yellow Front | SillllOIIIIIIIIIIII»IIIIIIMIMIIIIIIII»IIIMIIIIIIMIIIIIIMIIIIIIIII»llllll»l»lllllllnlllllllllMIIIIMHMIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIMIIIIIIUniinillllllMllllllnllinilllMllllllllllllllllin IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIJ h R poririfiiiriiififwiii Lincoln ' s Leading Department Store Quarter of a Century in Lincoln iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii iiiiiiiiiiiiiii iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiMiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiMiiin Cornfjugfecr, 19H 479 Purity and Goodness You have been tryinc; this liutter ami that, but you are not quite satisfied. You want hit h class Initter and you don ' t ahvays siet it. Don ' t worry. Try once more. When vou ha ' e used your first Meadow- Gold Butter your mind will be permanently made up. You will ahvays want Meadow-Gold after that. Meadow-Gold ISutter has taste, flavor, freshness, purity — everything that goes to make up butter goodness. We will leave it to you ivhether it is not the most delicious butter you have ever tasted. Made from pasteurized cream. Try it. Send us your order today, Te fel Deputy Hats ' — T ree Dollars — ' lOR S.M.K in ALL LEADING CLOTHING STORES To he bail in all the latt. ' St colors and triiiiniinLi;s. If vou ba cn ' t wore one, insist that xoiir next hat he a Deputy ' " r .u- Drpr ty I ' ll r m A I " Corntiiislirr, 1014 ( ( (3 MIMIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII IIIIMIIIIIIIMIIIMIIIMIIIIIIIMIIIMIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIHIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIinlllllllllllll I The Truest Fiction ? Ever Written n ' ' Real buyers ain ' t interested in much except your goods afid your prices, ' ' Tlic fact tliat this ' ' Young Men ' s Store " " is so well known among the univers- ity student body, proves tJiey are interested in our ' New Modern Clothes SJiop. I Fulk Clothing Co. I 1236-1238 O Street ' | O JLincoln H $©6 ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' " ' " ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' " ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' " ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' " ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' " ' ' " ' " ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' " ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' " ' ' ' " ' ' ' ' ' ' ' " }0 Cornljugkrr, 1914 Rudu:e Guenzel Company LKNCULN, NEKRASKA = = f XTEND a welcome to all I ' niversitv of Nebraska men and women and cordially invite you — whether students or alumni — to freely use J our main public conveniences and to make yourselves thoroughly at home here all times. During; your University careers there w ill undoubtedly be many times that we can serve you. This we take threat pleasure in dointr. We have full and comj lete stocks of: " Ready " Clothing and Furnishings for men and young men. Suits, Coats, all wearing apparel and accessories for women and girls. A II kinds of Dress Goods and complete Dry Goods Stocks. Furniture for Home, Fraternity House, Room or Office. Rugs, Draperies and all kinds of Hangings for " College Life Homes " . WE ARE HEADQUARTERS FOR - High Grade Uniforms and Equipment WE ALSO MAKE A SPECIALTY OF College Belts Beautiful Designs in Black or Tan with Special Belt Plate Bearing Name of College, Monograin or Initial. SPECIAL PRICES QUOTED TO AGENTS The Pettibone Bros. Mfg. Co. CINCINNATI iw CoiiU)ufiUfr, 1014 l g l l Ms fe4£ ?£4£5)£4 ;i4£c3fe4£ ?j4 iS -s©! i Jr Jr f S} Jr i 4 ■5® m rfThis Is Notlf lAn ' Ad. " J It is an invitation to call and have just a plain, good old-fashioned talk about the new-fashioned clothes you are going to wear this summer. Bear in mind we ' re not going to try to ' ' rush " you off in a hurry-scurry " ready-made " suit, made for " no- body-in-particular. " We ' ll consider your preferences, study your build and make you glad that we tailored vour suit to order. Come, see. C, . nberson tEailoring Co. Importers in Full Woolens 143 South 12th Street Hincoln )jllltllllllllltlllllllllllllllllllllMIIIIIIIIIIIIIIMIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIMIIMIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIMIIIIIIIIMIIIIIIII Sie CornfiusJfeer. 1914 483 If it is J y — ClciHicr iDid — GdrnicHt 7 rijL fU Dyer l c)i()vati())i M Shippini; charges paid V one r Call B-12V2 Send It to — P 1322 N St. I, inc. .In (3 HERE is ECONOMY in usini ; our electric service Lincoln Gas Electric Light Company (Jas l ' ' lccrric- Huilcliiiu Will aiul () Sts., l.iiKoln MIL,K. I lie Staiulard for the students luul their tneiuls y. U N St rod I ' luMu- H-2(IS7 CorniiiiKitrr, 1014 3 Hh i ' ' Bm BB| j| fc.. - i ' m - i jii hH jHPW ' ' " " ' ' SSsSBm ■ HH B r 1 ' ■ ' % R 1 I Mii 1 Hodeen Brethouwer MKRCHANT TAILORS Suits made to measure, $13.00 and up Expert Cleaning and Pressing 129 So. 11th Street Auto Union Made B-3057 LINCOLN, NEBRASKA ■B THE BEST OF EVERYTHING W. J. BYER Bakery - Groceries Fruits - Vegetables PHONE B 6571 1.5. .5-1,5, 7 O STREET ST.AND.ARD M.XRKET Sanitary Eatables PHONE B fi5m-B fi542 CornftuSbEr, 1914 485 1 • .a « u ' s i s 55 iS = S= 2 ..ft £« -- .i .« ■= = .J = o i S a J; - S i = miiiiiiiyiiiUt, iiiji|ijfi:jji|!: f £ (V 2 = = = Z Z r sa 5; H ( ) i y. r. = : l=2 Sirs §5= sfs l- lis " ? .?T ' ' is |iii = |-=ll gl»gii|2il=|l| 1 ,? ? € _■ g = !! -1 = = » a = i = |=l=S S«5»=r-|i sills :5 = i:i4iiin-: i|€«i ;! " J ° = « 1 - g 1 ) - 3 1 f 1 «• ° = II .1 i « 1 1 1 1 i 11 « g c 1 = i O t i W) 1 (Cornljusttrr. 1014 OS 6 C _1 1 l- ! j_! - SS (gg — 6 g=ora Buckram, 8vo, 864 pages. Containing 70,000 words andfe Q (pra Iphrases and 1000 illustrations. Price, $1.50. Indexed, $1.80.J gg] Webster ' s Secondary- School Dictionar} " ' i © " HE constant growth of the English language g (g9 C " demands a corresponding growth in dictionaries. @ To be of the greatest value, dictionaries must keep abreast of the times. They should not g only teach the precise meanings of the ordinary words, but Q they should also include the words and the meanings that have recently come into general use. This applies both to g unabridged dictionaries and to the smaller dictionaries for Q school use. But in the case of the latter books a still further increase in the number of words has been necessitated by g the extension of courses of study and by the introduction g[ of new requirements and new subjects. J - si S @ THE LINCOLN BOOK STORE, Pooksi, ta= tionerp, Pictures;, 1126 O Street, Lincoln, Neb. g S cAGENTS FOR THE PUBL ICATIONS OF THE AMERICAN BOOK CO. S Cornijusiker, 1914 ' ' S Lahr ' s Hardware EXCLUSIVE AGENTS Brown Sharpe Mechanics Tools Slazinger s Tennis Goods 1032 O Street PHONE US YOURlORDERS = B1514== Lemcke BuecKner Formerly B. Westermann Co. ESTABLISHED 1848 xJoreign S ooksellers AND J mporters ' Agents for tl c Qnivorsity ' of NleortisKo Librnrv) MAIN OFFICE 30-31 West Twent -sevenfli Street BelwMii Broodwuy nnd 6tli Avanue BRANCH OFFICE Columbia Universi Bookstore NEW YORK -AGENTS FOR THK COI.UMI1IA UNIVKRSITV I ' RKSS CO-EDS GO TO Davidsons Milliner} For CHIC HATS 1332 O Street ONLY permanent cus- tomers can make per- manent success. Only satis- faction can make permanent customers. On this belief we based our selling policies. When in need of student supplies try the CO-OP On the Square with the Student 318 North 11th St. Corniiuslirt ' . 1014 ii: Dad, I get BETTER garments at the College ailors , at more rea- sonable prices, than any shop in the city can possibly give. " THE REASONS WHY: 1. They are out of the hio;h rent district; you get the saving in better clothes value. 2. Eor 25 years they have specialized in making college clothes for college men. Ie i COLLEGE TAILORS COLLEGE VIEW BOX 4S w M Cornfjusfeer, 1914 489 The " Cornhusker " is a bigger and bet- ter book than ever before in history. That ' s our guess. What ' s yours? Every once in a while a click heard and a letter is made. (? . the typewriter.) The Awgwan, bi-weekly sheet. It ails, and ails, and ails: R. Dawson tried to improve it. But it fails, and (ails, and fails COKNIIUSKl-.K SUBSCRIPTION CLOCK DKAN BESSKY ' S CLASS rfiticmhcr alter I spent two hmirs luillhiij mv Polyam ilinrn nn II amcn-ti- fimmlatUm so that I aitilJ r.riV.- John Stuart Mill hy the ream, it seemed as il I anililn ' l lire hall an hour limtjer without a cer- tain kinil III pie that was kepi in capliritu awau tlownlown at a liineh counter. — CiorHc Kilcli. 490 Cornf)us!hfr, UM4 Five " Under-Grads " are boosting themselves through the " Uni " working for f)t pioneer Snsiurance Company of Lincoln 1411 O Street €rnes!t C. Jfolsom, rfSibrnt We issue all forms of accident and health insurance d Our agents are making money d Ask us Poofit tfjf Companp tijat JSoostfi ©oii Harris-Sartor Jewelry Co. JEWELERS DIAMOND MERCHANTS ART STATIONERS 1323 O Street Lincoln, Nch. We give special attention to orders for colleoe and fraternity iewelrv Keller— M Supplies 1140 O Street Lincoln, Nebraska DOT only the best Photo Supplies, but the very best personal attention given to your orders Developing . Printing . . Enlarging Cornijufibcr, 1914 6rccn Gables THE DR. BENJ. F. BAILEY SANITORIUM LINCOLN. NEB. C When desiring (o place a patient under ln lLlulional care, please remember that wf liave. without regard to expense, de- veloped in the interest o( the profession o{ the central west, a most thoroughly equipped institution, housed in brick and stone build- ings, located in their own beautiful grounds of twenty five acres and preserving at all times a most home-like atmosphere, fl Fheexecutive building is entirely for Non- Mental and Non- Contagious Diseaies, and is replete with conveniences for Hydro -Therapy and Mechano Therapy, toi Electrical Treatments of all kinds, with an efficient Surgical Depart- ment. f Rest Coffa e IS especially built for the care and treatment of Mental Cases. Write Us for Pamphlet and Information Jfi rep Jfrcp lorist£( V y. Choice Cut F ozJcers lit all Times 1 k Ston; 1338 Stn.f North Sid, Phon, B 1324 i Greenhouses G and 22nd Sts. Ph ' .nf Auto. B 1322 ICtnrnlu. Nrliraiika One joncs Under- Feed Stoker was purchased by yimr University over 12 years afjii, and is still in sviicessfiil operation. The University now has 15 Jones Stokers, (. " i orders ) HOW THE JONES OPERATES The coal is fed to a hopper jnst outside of the boiler front. It falls in front of a ram plunfjer attached to the piston rod of the cylinder, and is carried by the forvvaul nioveineiit of the phinjjer and the blocks on a rod (located in the bottom of the retort) fieneath the fuel that was first introduced. The nioveinent of fuel in and above the retort is ii|u ai(l anil backwaul, thus chaMj;in ' the fonn- lioitii Houm, I. L ui:,iJitt ,11 Sihi.iA.i I ' m lion Hoilir Houm I niv, nity o AV ' . I ' oiirr Hun: ation of the entire bed ot fuel every time fuel is iiilroduivd. .Air for combustion is admitted between iheKieen luol and the fire l)ed. The steam pressure itself automatically con- trols the fuel and air supply, proiMittioniiiu them to each fitlier and to varyiiifr loads in just the coirnt amount to obtain most complete comliuslion possible from any jjiadc of liituminous coal. .As grail ' s form no | ait of tlie Jones System, loss of fuel through jjrate Iwi is im|H (sil le. .As combustion is coniineicially complete niul nir supply cor- rect, economv lesults and, iin identallv. tlie smoke nuis .in.c is eliMilii ' .ile.l iriir Ulnbfi Jf rrb iB tokri tCompaiii ' o{ .Siiiriic.i II. mis I lust l(ui!din){, I hiia o 492 Cornfitiskfr. 1014 (Jafeteria Cornf)U£(feer, 1914 CorniMidkri ' . 1014 Chapm Bros. Telephone, Bell 2234 Cut Jf lotocrs; All the Time 27 South 13th St., Lincoln, Ne b. Rah! Rah! Rah! Students and the people who KNOW sa there IS one place in Lincoln to buy pure Drugs and Chemicals and Sundries at the proper price — that ' s here — Kostka Drug Company 1 2 1 I O Street Both Phones Get This, Fellows! Latest Styles When you ' ve decided you ' ve thrown away enough $10 bills on clothes let me make your suit or over coat for 129 South Thirteenth Street Harry Garson, the practical tailor, in charge Just South Miller Paine Lincoln, Neb. Cornfjusber, 1914 o4NNOUNCKMENTS ' Hoijfl Vrii(luf(j ( oiiffuiifij N A. SAVE YOU TIME AND c ' lONEY INVITATIONS ENGRAVED T ED MARRINER Cleaner Hatter 235 NORTH HLKXENTII ST , - piioNK im:w rrcsscr IJycr s CLEANING § DYE1 S. ELEVENTH LINCOLM, m Lincoln ' s Leading Department Store tjftt ' Store 8 " Quality and Style KSTAIII.I.SUKI) IN IS 0 THEr D lvr«IGHT STOKtr 4% Cornljuflltfr. 1014 myuiyaL a oyH i em mmw bjmjmmmm w Chicago Bridge Iron Works f ENGINEERS, MANUFAC- TURERS, CONTRACTORS Design — Manufacture — Construct Water Tanks, Standpipes, Oil Tanks, Coal Chutes, Gas Holders, Bridges, Turntables, Buildings, Structural Steel Metal Structures for Every Purpose Write ::3 for plans, specifications and prices Illustrated catalogue mailed upon request Throop and 105th Streets Praetorian Builoing Dallas, ' Patented Elliptical Bottom Steel Railway Tank Replacing Wooden Structure All Steel Coaling Station . J.!i J. II LA il J. i.Ll ii iLv lAiA ia . .. .A , . . .A xJ J il il A iA iAll . L iil ij tt Ife Cornfjusifeer, 1914 Charles W. Fleming Reliable Jeweler and Optician iff Al Work Promptly Allcndcd lo i 131 1 O Street Lincoln, Nebraska C RY a lunch at the Y. cTVl. C. zA- LUNCH RoOOM [Cafeterid Plan City Y. M. C. A. " SPA " IMh cDid ' Sis. University Girls! 10 per cent discount on ail Spring Millinery Mrs. Doyle ' s f 135 So. iL ' th Street l e New 5c and 1 Oc Store THE BEST FOR 5c THE BEST FOR 10c S. S. KRESGE CO. 1 125-1 127 O St. LINCOLN. NEB. Distinctive Piiotog raplis Studio, UOl N Stnrf I . ' niiohi, Xchruskd CorulnifiUff. 1014 I I ( I I t I ! I ( I I I 1 I I I t I I I 1 t 1 t t I I I 1 I I I K n III Get a I J I N ted Mi Mm aA few extra standard copies of the 1914 left may be obtained for $2.50 per copy " R. F. SWIFT, Business Mgr. 3 Station A, Lincoln, Neb. n CorntujiStt, 1914 ' " ' The largest engraving establishment in the United States specializing in quality engravings for college annuals Bureau of Engraving, Minneapolis Dny ana nij lit service OmaKa Des Moines Davenport Milwaukee 9 I II II r- ' iVi 500 (Comfnisferr, 1914 N INVITATION IS EXTENDED TO YOU AKfD TOUR FRIEKfDS TO VISIT OUR COMPLETE PRINTING PLANT AT 1210-1212 HOWARD STREET, OMAHA, NEBRASKA. OUR EXCEPTIONAL FACILI- TIES AND CRAFTSMEN FOR EXECUTING HIGH GRADE PRINTING OF EVERT DESCRIPTION SHOULD BE KNOWN TO TOU FOR MUTUAL REASONS. OUR SER- VICE DEPARTMENT IS MAINTAINED FOR TOUR ACCOMMODATION, AND EXPERT ADVICE ON ALL DETAILS NECESSART FOR THE CORRECT PRODUCTION OF PRINTING IS CHEERFULLT EXTENDED GRATIS THIS ISSUE OF THE " CORNHUSKER " IS FROM OUR PLANT AND DEMONSTRATES IN MANTWATS OUR EFFICIENCT. • • • A IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII lllllllllllllllllllllltllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllinilllllllltlllllllllllllllllllllllllMIIII JIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIMIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIUIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIUIIIUIIIMIII II ' ' " P Corni)Ufiiber, 1914 501 ■llllllllMIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIMIIIIIIIIIllllllllllinilllllllllUIIIM iiiiiiiiiimiiiiiiiiiiiiimmiiiumiMiuiMitiuiiiuiiiiMiirmtifiiiiiimiiui ■o Last But Not the Least P ' ROM THE EXCLUSIVE WOMEN ' S SHOP [We want you to tell your friends just what you think of us] The " Come- Again " Spirit MVe Cultivate SardesonHovland (o. VJ SA ART WEAR X A. FOR WOAAEN V 1311-13-15-17 O Street Lincoln. Nebraska jBjlllllllHliluillliliiiHnuinMiiiuiuuiluniuuiuiluiuillliiHillilMiuuiuiiliilllMllluiluillHlllllllllllllllllllllllinilllllllUllllilimiiiMllllllluiimilluilll i ii iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiuiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiikiimiiiikiuiiiiihiQI 502 Cornljutfhrr, 1914 THE PAPER USED IN THIS ISSUE OF THE 1914 CORNHUSKER IS WHITE SATIM ENAMEL MADE BY CHAMPION COATED PAPER COMPANY HAMILTON, OHIO Cornfjusiber, 1914 :•-• 3 " " ' ■ ' M

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